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noun [countable] tsunami pronunciation in British English /tsuːˈnɑːmi/
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pluraltsunamis
  1. 2
    an extremely large quantity of something bad
    tsunami of:

    He described the government’s explanation as a tsunami of lies.

  2. 3
    a disastrous situation that cannot be controlled

    Top investors expect a financial tsunami in the next year.

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