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English Dictionary: overflowing by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
  1. covered with water; "the main deck was afloat (or awash)"; "the monsoon left the whole place awash"; "a flooded bathroom"; "inundated farmlands"; "an overflowing tub"
    Synonym(s): afloat(p), awash(p), flooded, inundated, overflowing
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Overflowing \O`ver*flow"ing\, n.
      An overflow; that which overflows; exuberance; copiousness.
               He was ready to bestow the overflowings of his full
               mind on anybody who would start a subject. --Macaulay.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Overflow \O`ver*flow"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Overflowed}; p. pr.
      & vb. n. {Overflowing}.] [AS. oferfl[?]wan. See {Over}, and
      1. To flow over; to cover woth, or as with, water or other
            fluid; to spread over; to inundate; to overwhelm.
                     The northern nations overflowed all Christendom.
      2. To flow over the brim of; to fill more than full.
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