Definitions and translations for "deluge"

Definition of deluge

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Noun
1. A great flood or rain.
The deluge continued for hours, drenching the land and slowing traffic to a halt.
2. An overwhelming amount of something; anything that overwhelms or causes great destruction.
The rock concert was a deluge of sound.
3. (Military engineering) A damage control system on navy warships which is activated by excessive temperature within the Vertical Launching System.
Verb
4. To flood with water.
5. To overwhelm.
After the announcement, they were deluged with requests for more information.
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English - English - deluge

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n. flood, inundation, drenching rain; anything that overwhelms like a flood
v. flood, inundate, soak; overwhelm
n. downfall, downpour, stream

English - Spanish - deluge

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s. diluvio, inundación; gran cantidad
v. inundar, anegar

English - French - deluge

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n. déluge
v. inonder

English - German - deluge

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n. Sintflut; Überschwemmung
v. überschwemmen

English - Indonesian - deluge

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n. air bah, banjir, hujan lebat, hujan keras, hujan deras, hujan berderau
v. membanjiri

English - Italian - deluge

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s. allagamento, inondazione; diluvio, pioggia torrenziale; grande quantità
v. inondare, allagare; (fig) sommergere, tempestare

English - Polish - deluge

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n. potop, zalew, potok, oberwanie się chmury
v. zalać, zatopić, zalewać, zatapiać

English - Portuguese - deluge

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s. dilúvio; inundação
v. inundar, alagar

English - Romanian - deluge

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n. diliviu, potop {bis.}, inundaţie
v. inunda, îneca

English - Russian - deluge

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с. потоп, наводнение, всемирный потоп, ливень, поток, град, лавина
г. затоплять, наводнять

English - Turkish - deluge

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f. sel basmak, su basmak; yağmuruna tutmak
i. tufan, su baskını, sel; yağmur

English - Ukrainian - deluge

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n. потоп, повінь, злива, лавина, потік, затон
v. затоплювати, наводняти, засипати

English - Dutch - deluge

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zn. zondvloed, watervloed
ww. overstromen

English - Greek - deluge

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ουσ. κατακλυσμός
ρήμ. κατακλύζω

English - Arabic - deluge

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‏فيضان، طوفان، مطر غامر‏
‏غرق، غمر، فاض‏

English - Chinese - deluge

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(名) 大洪水, 泛滥
(动) 使泛滥; 蜂拥而至; 淹没; 压倒

English - Chinese - deluge

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(名) 大洪水, 泛濫
(動) 使泛濫; 蜂擁而至; 淹沒; 壓倒

English - Hindi - deluge

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n. प्रलय, प्लावन, बाढ़, जल-प्रलय, बौछाड़, मूसलधार बारिश, धार, धारा, झड़ी
v. सैलाब करना, प्लावित करना, सैलाब कर देना, प्लावित कर देना, पाटना, पाट देना

English - Japanese - deluge

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(動) 氾濫させる; 殺到する
(名) 大洪水; 大雨; 押し寄せるもの; ノアの大洪水

English - Korean - deluge

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명. 대홍수, 쇄도, 수액
동. 범람시키다, 물에 잠기다; 압도하다

English - Vietnamese - deluge

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n. trận lụt lớn, trận mưa lớn, nhiều lắm, vô số
v. làm lụt, ngập lụt
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Synonyms for deluge
1. flood: inundate, drown, engulf
2. flood: drencher, cataclysm, catastrophe, downpour, inundation, overflow
3. crowd: swamp
4. glut: over-supply
Verb forms for deluge
Present participle: deluging
Present: deluge (3.person: deluges)
Past: deluged
Future: will deluge
Present conditional: would deluge
Present Perfect: have deluged (3.person: has deluged)
Past Perfect: had deluged
Future Perfect: will have deluged
Past conditional: would have deluged