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be swimming in something

to have too much of something: This ​salad was ​swimming in ​oil. The ​company is ​swimming in ​cash and ​trying to ​figure out what to do with it.
(Definition of be swimming in something from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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