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flood British & World English

An overflow of a large amount of water beyond its normal limits, especially over what is normally dry land

flood English Thesaurus

several villages were cut off by the flood

the Flood in flood British & World English

The biblical flood brought by God upon the earth because of the wickedness of the human race (Gen. 6 ff.)

flash flood British & World English

A sudden local flood, typically due to heavy rain

full flood British & World English

The tide at its highest

be in flood British & World English

(Of a river) be overflowing its banks

be in full flood in be in flood British & World English

Be progressing or talking vigorously or enthusiastically

be in flood in flood British & World English

(Of a river) be overflowing its banks

floodplain British & World English

An area of low-lying ground adjacent to a river, formed mainly of river sediments and subject to flooding

be in full flood in flood British & World English

Be progressing or talking vigorously or enthusiastically