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Another word for overflow

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Verb
  1. To flow over completely

    See also:

    full

  2. To be abundantly filled or richly supplied

      1. To be full of things; abound or swarm:
      2. To be or become pregnant; bear young.
      3. To give birth to.
      1. A large number of insects or other small organisms, especially when in motion.
      2. A group of bees, social wasps, or ants, when migrating with a queen to establish a new colony.
      3. An aggregation of persons or animals, especially when in turmoil or moving in mass:
      1. To breed rapidly or abundantly.
      2. To be or increase in great numbers:
      3. To teem; swarm:
      1. To move or run smoothly with unbroken continuity, as in the manner characteristic of a fluid.
      2. To issue in a stream; pour forth:
      3. To circulate, as the blood in the body.
      1. To move slowly on the hands and knees or by dragging the body along the ground; creep:
      2. To advance slowly, feebly, laboriously, or with frequent stops:
      3. To proceed or act servilely:
      1. A stiff hair.
      2. A stiff hairlike structure:
      3. To stand stiffly on end like bristles:
      1. To be great in number or amount:
      2. To have something in great numbers or amounts. Often used with in or with :
    See also:

    rich

    big

Noun
  1. An amount or quantity beyond what is needed, desired, or appropriate

      1. Surplus; excess.
      2. An excess of words; verbiage.
      3. Words or allegations in a legal document or pleading that do not have any legal value.
      1. Being more than or in excess of what is needed or required:
      2. An amount or quantity in excess of what is needed.
      3. Total assets minus the sum of all liabilities.
      1. The quality or condition of being superfluous.
      2. Something superfluous:
      3. Overabundance; excess.
      1. A supply in excess of what is appropriate or required.
      2. To supply in excess of what is appropriate or required:
      1. To stock more of (something) than necessary or desirable.
      2. An excessive supply.
      1. To seize the positions of and defeat conclusively:
      2. To spread or swarm over destructively:
      3. To spread swiftly throughout:
      1. Too much; excessive.
      2. In excess.
      3. An excessive amount.
      1. An amount, as of money or goods, that is actually on hand and exceeds the listed amount in records or books.
      2. A surplus; an excess.
      1. To fill beyond capacity, especially with food; satiate:
      2. To flood (a market) with an excess of goods so that supply exceeds demand.
      3. To eat or indulge in something excessively.
      1. The ester of glycerol and one, two, or three fatty acids.
      2. Any of various soft, solid, or semisolid organic compounds constituting the esters of glycerol and fatty acids and their associated organic groups.
      3. A mixture of such compounds occurring widely in organic tissue, especially in the adipose tissue of animals and in the seeds, nuts, and fruits of plants.
      1. The state of exceeding what is normal or sufficient:
      2. An amount or quantity beyond what is normal or sufficient; a surplus:
      3. The amount or degree by which one quantity exceeds another:
    See also:

    excess

Another word for overflow

Noun
  1. The act of overflowing

  2. That which overflows

    See also:

    excess

  3. The vent through which overflow occurs

      1. The act of going away or out.
      2. A passage or way out:
      3. The departure of a performer from the stage.
      1. Movement from one place to another:
      2. The process of elapsing:
      3. The process of changing from one condition or stage to another; transition:
      1. A passage for escape or exit; a vent.
      2. A means of release or gratification, as for energies, drives, or desires:
      3. A stream that flows out of a lake or pond.
    See also:

    hole

Verb
  1. To flow over the top, or out at a vent

  2. To flow out upon

      1. Covered or soaked with a liquid, such as water:
      2. Not yet dry or firm:
      3. Stored in or prepared with water or other liquids.
      1. A clear, colorless, odorless, and tasteless liquid, H2 O, essential for most plant and animal life and the most widely used of all solvents. Freezing point 0°C (32°F); boiling point 100°C (212°F); specific gravity (4°C) 1.0000; weight per gallon (15°C) 8.338 pounds (3.782 kilograms).
      2. Any of various forms of water:
      3. Naturally occurring mineral water, as at a spa.
      1. To cover with water, especially floodwaters.
      2. To overwhelm as if with a flood; swamp:
    See also:

    flood