to flood

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  • At sight of her his youth appeared to flood over him again. Cited from Gordon Keith, by Thomas Nelson Page
  • Finally, a decision was made to flood the mine, leaving a large lake.
  • If a player takes too long in any given stage, it starts to flood.
  • The light of all the love in the world seemed to flood the lady's face. Cited from Three Weeks, by Elinor Glyn
  • The fire threatened the forward magazine which could not be reached to flood.
  • This dam would have needed to flood a large section of the city.
  • Therefore the boys never failed to flood the interior of the snow castle each night before they went home. Cited from The Corner House Girls at School, by Grace Brooks Hill
  • Though limited, the rain did cause some lakes in the west to flood.
  • Then, in another moment, understanding began to flood in upon him. Cited from Broken to the Plow, by Charles Caldwell Dobie
  • The river was known to flood in the early days.
  • The warrior race plans to flood Earth and make it their new home.
  • Her engine room started to flood and she was abandoned.
  • Where the happiness that began to flood her heart and soul came from had its source she could not tell. Cited from Martie The Unconquered, by Kathleen Norris
  • While the current pulled her clear, her engine and fire rooms began to flood and all power was lost.
  • Napoleon finds himself in a bad storm as the area begins to flood.
  • Some of the roads were never demolished, but simply allowed to flood over.
  • It was dry, and in case of rain the water would not be likely to flood it. Cited from Lost in the Fog, by James De Mille
  • The French high command planned to flood large parts of their territory as a defensive measure.
  • Then they attempt to flood the fire with water, but they cannot fill the hull.
  • Only an average of one-in-twenty year floods will be high enough to flood over the new bridge.
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