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Water burst through the dam and flooded local villages.
The ground floor of the house was flooded.
Calls have been flooding into our office from worried parents.
Refugees are flooding out of the capital.
The TV station was flooded with complaints.
Pale sunshine flooded the classroom.
I opened the curtains and light flooded into the room.
Suddenly the house was flooded with moonlight.
Relief flooded through him.
This is the American English definition of flood. View British English definition of flood.
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