Translation of "avalanche" - English-Russian dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈævəlɑːnʃ/

when a large amount of snow falls down the side of a mountain

an avalanche of sth

a sudden, large amount of something, usually more than you can deal with

лавина, поток
an avalanche of mail

(Translation of “avalanche” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)