deluge noun - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “deluge”

See all translations

deluge

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈdel.juːdʒ/
a very large amount of rain or water
暴雨;洪水
This little stream can become a deluge when it rains heavily.
遇到暴雨的时候,这条小溪的水势就会猛涨。
RainFloods, tides and currents
a deluge of sth a lot of something
大量的…
The newspaper received a deluge of complaints/letters/phone calls about the article.
报社收到了关于这篇文章的大量投诉/信件/电话。
Masses and large amounts of things
Translations of “deluge”
in Vietnamese đại hồng thủy…
in Spanish diluvio, inundación…
in Thai อุทกภัย…
in Malaysian banjir…
in French déluge…
in German die Flut…
in Chinese (Traditional) 暴雨, 洪水…
in Indonesian air bah…
in Russian поток, лавина, ливень…
in Turkish tufan, yağmur veya sel baskını, afet…
in Polish lawina, powódź…
(Definition of deluge noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “deluge” in simplified Chinese

Definitions of “deluge” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

extra time

a period of time in a sports game in which play continues if neither team has won in the usual time allowed for the game

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Liz Walter,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More