Search Result for "inundated":
1. covered with water;
- Example: "the main deck was afloat (or awash)"
- Example: "the monsoon left the whole place awash"
- Example: "a flooded bathroom"
- Example: "inundated farmlands"
- Example: "an overflowing tub"
[syn: afloat(p), awash(p), flooded, inundated, overflowing]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Inundate \In*un"date\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Inundated; p. pr. & vb. n. Inundating.] [L. inundatus, p. p. of inundare to inundate; pref. in- in + undare to rise in waves, to overflow, fr. unda a wave. See Undulate.] [1913 Webster] 1. To cover with a flood; to overflow; to deluge; to flood; as, the river inundated the town. [1913 Webster] 2. To fill with an overflowing abundance or superfluity; as, the country was inundated with bills of credit. Syn: To overflow; deluge; flood; overwhelm; submerge; drown. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
inundated adj 1: covered with water; "the main deck was afloat (or awash)"; "the monsoon left the whole place awash"; "a flooded bathroom"; "inundated farmlands"; "an overflowing tub" [syn: afloat(p), awash(p), flooded, inundated, overflowing]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
63 Moby Thesaurus words for "inundated": afloat, at flood, awash, bathed, broken-down, brokenhearted, buried, crushed, cut up, deluged, desolated, dipped, drenched, dribbling, dripping, dripping wet, drowned, engulfed, flooded, heart-stricken, heart-struck, heartbroken, immersed, in spate, inflood, macerated, oozing, overcome, overflowed, overwhelmed, permeated, saturated, seeping, soaked, soaking, soaking wet, soaky, sodden, soggy, sopping, sopping wet, soppy, soused, steeped, stricken, subaqueous, submarine, submerged, submersed, sunken, swamped, swept, undersea, underwater, undone, washed, water-washed, waterlogged, watersoaked, weeping, weltering, whelmed, wringing wet