Synonyms of 'deluge'
an overwhelming numbera deluge of criticism
to overwhelmThe office was deluged with complaints.
to floodTorrential rain deluged the capital.
The house was flooded.
The country would be drowned in blood.
The river burst its banks, swamping a mobile home park.
The river burst its banks, submerging an entire village.
Soak the soil around each bush with at least 4 gallons of water.
They turned fire hoses on the people and drenched them.
Their neighbourhood is being inundated by the rising waters.
They doused him in petrol.
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a sudden or overwhelming quantity of anything
He was greeted with an avalanche of publicity.
a continuous delivery of questions, complaints, etc.
a barrage of angry questions from the floor
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Thesaurus for deluge from the Collins English Thesaurus