Translation of "avalanche" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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avalanchenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈæv.əl.ɑːnʃ/ us /ˈæv.əl.æntʃ/

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


too many things that arrive or happen at the same time

We were swamped by an avalanche of letters/phone calls/complaints. 雪片般的來信/潮水般湧進的電話/紛至遝來的投訴使我們應接不暇。

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