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overflow into something

to spill over into something. The river overflowed into the surrounding farmland. The water in the bowl overflowed into the sink.
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overflow with someone or something

to have so much or so many people or things that they spill over. The kitchen overflowed with the guests. My cup overflowed with coffee and spilled on the counter.
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overflow with

v.
1. To be filled beyond capacity with something: Their mugs overflowed with beer.
2. To have a boundless supply of something: The hospital room overflowed with flowers. Our wonderful hosts were overflowing with generosity to us.
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4 : to fill a space up and spread beyond its limits <The crowd overflowed into the street.
The suit alleges that more than 500 million gallons of raw sewage overflowed into those waterways in violation of the Clean Water Act from Jan.
It is up to you to prove the tank overflowed due to negligence.
Saure said the Kabacan and Pulangi Rivers swelled and overflowed to low-lying villages.
The move followed the uproar of recent days by residents, concerned there could be some serious damage when the dam overflowed.
As in Switzerland, rivers overflowed their banks also in Germany and Austria, causing extensive damage in Bavaria and several western Austrian provinces.
Rey, 40, suffered a heart attack in March, a month after a city storm drain on Metrolink property overflowed, leaving his Katherine Street home inches deep in mud.
A total of six reservoirs have overflowed in the last two weeks including the second largest dam on the island, Asprokremmos, along with Kannaviou, Arminou, Argakas and Pomos, all in Paphos, and Xyliatos in Nicosia.