Water overflowing as the result of a flood: trying to track the rising floodwaters and coordinate relief efforts
More example sentences
- They had relocated to Biloxi, Mississippi, in hopes of avoiding the rising floodwaters.
- He was stuck in a drainpipe, chest-deep in the rising floodwaters of Hurricane Floyd.
- The floodwaters were overflowing the National Highway 31 at many places.
Definition of floodwater in:
- The British & World English dictionary