flood of

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  • The great floods of the previous year had carried one-half of it away. Cited from Six Months at the Cape, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • The new flood of players had an attitude that was more sport like.
  • It was a flood of death that could not be managed.
  • Her words now were of the earth, the air, the fire, the floods of life. Cited from The Covered Wagon, by Emerson Hough
  • The month saw some of the worst floods of the year in many areas of the country.
  • As a result, both critics and fans felt it did little to distance itself from the recent flood of similar games.
  • I had an impression of great space and height and floods of light. Cited from Chateau and Country Life in France, by Mary King Waddington
  • The floods of the valley came and went depending on long-scale climate change.
  • The last major flood of the river occurred in the 1930s.
  • A large portion of the mountain fell down, and tremendous floods of water issued forth. Cited from Wonders of Creation, by Anonymous
  • We pay but little attention to this vast flood of immigrants.
  • The floods of the great deep were broken up at last, and I had to cry. Cited from Stepping Heavenward, by Mrs. E. Prentiss
  • Because of the flood of the Tisza river the whole village had moved out to its present location.
  • She hid her face in her hands, and burst into floods of tears. Cited from Lord Arthur Savile's Crime etc, by Oscar Wilde #3
  • Many are still among us and have released new floods of lies and false accusations.
  • The result was a flood of submissions, many by first-time writers with little or no experience.
  • In addition, the numerous floods of the Yellow River have caused significant damage from time to time.
  • Its numerous small windows, without curtain or blind, let in floods of light. Cited from The Knickerbocker, Apr 1844, Vol. 23, No. 4, ed. by Lewis Gaylord Clark
  • This proved fortunate, since it caused a flood of public support.
  • This word means "place where you can find a lake with hazardous floods of water".
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