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verb [transitive] deluge pronunciation in British English /ˈdeljuːdʒ/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theydeluge
he/she/itdeluges
present participledeluging
past tensedeluged
past participledeluged

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    if you are deluged with things, you have a lot of them to deal with

    The Commission has been deluged with complaints.

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