deluge (someone or something) with (something)

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deluge (someone or something) with (something)

1. Literally, to flood with water or a similar substance. The heavy rains brought by the hurricane deluged our basement with water.
2. By extension, to overwhelm or overpower someone or something with something. Many of my students are now applying to college and have deluged me with requests for recommendations.
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deluge someone or something with something

 
1. Lit. to flood someone or something with water or something similar. The swollen river broke the dam and deluged the town with billions of gallons of water.
2. Fig. to overwhelm someone or something with something; to "flood" someone or something with something. The reporters deluged us with questions.
See also: deluge