Translation of "avalanche" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

avalanche

noun [ C ] uk us /ˈæv.əl.ɑːnʃ/ US  /-æntʃ/

a large amount of ice, snow and rock falling quickly down the side of a mountain

雪崩

the sudden arrival of too many things

大量;突然到来的一大批
We were swamped by an avalanche of letters/phone calls/complaints. 雪片般的来信/潮水般涌进的电话/纷至沓来的投诉使我们应接不暇。

(Translation of “avalanche” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)