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Ndhambi - Flood

Ndhambi is a Xitsonga word meaning "Flood" in English. Item rated 5 by 3 people. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of flood
- Flood n
- The rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land; "plains fertilized by annual inundations" [syn: {inundation}, {deluge}, {alluvion}]
- An overwhelming number or amount; "a flood of requests"; "a torrent of abuse" [syn: {inundation}, {deluge}, {torrent}]
- Light that is a source of artificial illumination having a broad beam; used in photography [syn: {floodlight}, {flood lamp}, {photoflood}]
- A large flow [syn: {overflow}, {outpouring}]
- The act of flooding; filling to overflowing [syn: {flowage}]
- The inward flow of the tide; "a tide in the affairs of men which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune" -Shakespeare v
- Fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid; "the basement was inundated after the storm"; "The images flooded his mind" [syn: {deluge}, {inundate}, {swamp}]
- Cover with liquid, usually water; "The swollen river flooded the village"; "The broken vein had flooded blood in her eyes"
- Supply with an excess of; "flood the market with tennis shoes"; "Glut the country with cheap imports from the Orient" [syn: {oversupply}, {glut}]
- Become filled to overflowing; "Our basement flooded during the heavy rains"
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