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deluge

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈdeljuːdʒ/
LARGE AMOUNT a very large amount of something that suddenly arrives: They have received a deluge of complaints.Large in number or quantity
RAIN a sudden, large amount of rain, or a floodRain
Translations of “deluge”
in Spanish diluvio, inundación…
in French déluge…
in German die Flut…
in Chinese (Traditional) 暴雨, 洪水…
in Russian поток, лавина, ливень…
in Turkish tufan, yağmur veya sel baskını, afet…
in Chinese (Simplified) 暴雨, 洪水…
in Polish lawina, powódź…
(Definition of deluge noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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