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deluge

noun [C] uk   /ˈdel.juːdʒ/ us  
a very large amount of rain or water: This little stream can become a deluge when it rains heavily.a deluge of sth a lot of something: The newspaper received a deluge of complaints/letters/phone calls about the article.

deluge

verb [T usually passive] uk   /ˈdel.juːdʒ/ us  
to cover something with a lot of water: The city was deluged when the river burst its banks. figurative We've been deluged with (= have received a lot of) replies.
Traducciones de “deluge”
en español diluvio, inundación…
en francés déluge…
en alemán die Flut…
en chino (tradicionál) 暴雨, 洪水…
en ruso поток, лавина, ливень…
en turco tufan, yağmur veya sel baskını, afet…
en chino (simplificado) 暴雨, 洪水…
en polaco lawina, powódź…
(Definition of deluge from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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