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flood

US [flʌd]
UK [flʌd]
  • n.洪水;水灾;大量(的人或事物)
  • v.淹没;泛滥;(使)灌满水;大量涌入
  • Web涨潮;泛洪;水啸雾都
Plural Form:floods  Present Participle:flooding  Past Tense:flooded  
flood
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n.
water
1.
[c][u]
洪水;水灾a large amount of water covering an area that is usually dry
The heavy rain has caused floods in many parts of the country.
大雨使全国许多地方泛滥成灾。
flood damage
洪涝灾害
Police have issued flood warnings for Nevada.
警方已经发布了内华达的水灾警告。
The river is in flood(= has more water in it than normal and has caused a flood) .
河水泛滥。
大量large number
2.
[c]
~ (of sth)
大批,大量(的人或事物)a very large number of things or people that appear at the same time
a flood of complaints
大量投诉
a flood of refugees
难民潮
The child was in floods of tears(= crying a lot) .
小孩哭得泪人儿似的。
v.
灌满水fill with water
1.
[i][t]
(使)灌满水;淹没if a placefloods or sthfloods it, it becomes filled or covered with water
The cellar floods whenever it rains heavily.
只要一下大雨地窖就淹水。
If the pipe bursts it could flood the whole house.
要是水管破裂整座房子就会灌满水。
of river
2.
[i][t]
泛滥;淹没to become so full that it spreads out onto the land around it
When the Ganges floods, it causes considerable damage.
恒河泛滥时造成严重损害。
The river flooded the valley.
河水泛滥淹没了河谷。
大量large numbers
3.
[i]
~ in/into/out of sth
大量涌入;蜂拥而出to arrive or go somewhere in large numbers
Refugees continue to flood into neighbouring countries.
难民不断涌入邻国。
Telephone calls came flooding in from all over the country.
全国各地的电话像潮水般打来。
4.
[t][usupass]
~ sb/sth with sth
大量送至;挤满;拥满to send sth somewhere in large numbers
The office was flooded with applications for the job.
办公室堆满了应征该职的求职信。
5.
[t]
(使)充斥,充满to become or make sth become available in a place in large numbers
Cheap imported goods are flooding the market .
廉价进口商品充斥着市场。
A man who planned to flood Britain with cocaine was jailed for 15 years.
一个企图往英国大量运送可卡因的男人被监禁 15 年。
思想;感情of feeling/thought
6.
[i][t]
使大受感动;充满to affect sb suddenly and strongly
A great sense of relief flooded over him.
他深感宽慰。
Memories of her childhood came flooding back .
她童年的往事涌上心头。
The words flooded him with self-pity.
这些话使他充满了自怜。
光;颜色of light/colour
7.
[i][t]
照进;覆盖to spread suddenly into sth; to cover sth
She drew the curtains and the sunlight flooded in.
她拉开窗帘,阳光洒了进来。
She looked away as the colour flooded her cheeks.
她双颊泛出红晕,视线转向别处。
The room was flooded with evening light.
室内一片暮色。
发动机engine
8.
[i][t]
~ (sth)
(使)溢流if an enginefloods or if youflood it, it becomes so full of petrol/gas that it will not start

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