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inundate

US [ˈɪnənˌdeɪt]
UK [ˈɪnʌndeɪt]
  • v.淹没;使不胜负荷;使应接不暇;泛滥
  • Web洪水;使充满;水淹没
Simple Present:inundates  Present Participle:inundating  Past Tense:inundated  
inundate
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v.
1.
~ sb (with sth)
使不胜负荷;使应接不暇to give or send sb so many things that they cannot deal with them all
We have been inundated with offers of help.
主动援助多得使我们应接不暇。
2.
~ sth
淹没;泛滥to cover an area of land with a large amount of water

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