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deluge / diluvio
 
deluge   [ˈdelju:dȝ]
A. -noun
a. [of rain]   diluvio (m)
b. [of floodwater]   inundaciónoun (f)
·the Deluge
(religion)   el Diluvio
·a deluge of protests
·una avalancha de protestas
B. -transitive verb
(figurative)   inundar   (with   de)
·he was deluged with gifts
·se vio inundado de regalos,   le llovieron los regalos
·he was deluged with questions
·lo acribillaron a preguntas,   le llovieron las preguntas
·we are deluged with work
·tenemos trabajo hasta encima de las cabezas,   estamos hasta las cejas de trabajo
 
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