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verb [transitive] inundate pronunciation in British English /ˈɪnʌndeɪt/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyinundate
he/she/itinundates
present participleinundating
past tenseinundated
past participleinundated
  1. 1
    to send or provide much more of something than someone can easily deal with
    be inundated with/by something:

    We've been inundated with calls from angry listeners.

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inundation

 inundate pronunciation in British English /ˌɪnʌnˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/  noun [countable/uncountable]
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singularinundation
pluralinundations

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