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overflow

US [ˌoʊvərˈfloʊ]
UK [ˌəʊvə(r)ˈfləʊ]
  • n.溢出;容纳不下的人(或物);漫出;溢出的液体
  • v.溢出;漫出;挤满了人;扩展出界
  • adj.溢出的;充满的
  • Web溢流;溢位;上溢
Past Tense:overflowed  Past Tense:overflown  Present Participle:overflowing  Simple Present:overflows  
overflow
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v.
1.
[i][t]
漫出;溢出to be so full that the contents go over the sides
The bath is overflowing!
浴盆溢水了!
Plates overflowed with party food.
聚会上的食物碟满盘盈。
Her heart overflowed with love.
她的心里充满了爱。
The river overflowed its banks.
河水涨出了堤岸。
2.
[i]
~ (with sth)
挤满了人to have too many people in it
The streets were overflowing with the crowds.
街上到处挤满了人群。
The hospitals are filled to overflowing(= with patients) .
医院都人满为患。
3.
[i][t]
~ (into sth).~ (sth)
扩展出界;过度延伸to spread beyond the limits of a place or container that is too full
The meeting overflowed into the street.
集会的人群延伸到了大街上。
n.
1.
[u][sing]
容纳不下的人(或物)a number of people or things that do not fit into the space available
A new office block was built to accommodate the overflow of staff.
新建了一座办公大楼以便容纳多出的员工。
an overflow car park
备用停车场
2.
[u][sing]
溢出;漫出;溢出的液体the action of liquid flowing out of a container, etc. that is already full; the liquid that flows out
an overflow of water from the lake
漫出的湖水
an overflow of powerful emotions
横流的激情
3.
[c]
溢流管a pipe that allows extra liquid to escape
4.
[c][ususing]
溢出,溢流(运算产生的数值位数或字的长度等超过存储单元的长度)a fault that happens because a number or data item (for example, the result of a calculation) is too large for the computer to represent it exactly

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