Part of speech:
A flood tide.
The definition of an exit is a departure or a place for a departure.
Movement from one place to another:
A payment made before due, as of wages
A dismissal of an employee from work for being no longer necessary; a layoff.
A supply in excess of what is appropriate or required.
To move across (a body of water) by swimming
To sink or plunge beneath the surface of water, etc.
Spill is to empty out on a surface, to overflow over the edge of a container, or to cause a liquid to overflow, or to reveal a secret, or to leave somewhere quickly as part of a big group.
To stream or flow continuously or profusely:
To cover with water, especially floodwaters.
To swallow up or overwhelm by or as if by overflowing and enclosing:
To draw off (a liquid) by a gradual process:
(Intransitive) To become wet
To rise above; exceed in height; tower over
To rise and fall or be tossed about on waves, as a ship
To flow or surge rapidly, often with noise:
To deliver for use; as, to issue provisions.
(--- Informal) To use up or waste (time, money, etc.)
To flow out suddenly and plentifully; pour out; spout
To fall or pour down in a shower.
To issue in a thick flow:
To permit (water, air, light, radiation, etc.) to pass accidentally in or out; allow to leak
To expel suddenly in a stream or gushing flow; squirt; jet
(Intransitive) To spray out of a container.
To drop off or fall out
Waste is defined as to destroy, wear away or use up.
To come forth as if by falling; issue:
To move, collect, be present, etc. in large numbers; throng; abound
To be or increase in great numbers:
To raise the bristles:
(Intransitive) To be present or available in large numbers; to be plentiful. [First attested from around (1350 to 1470).]
To submerge, cover, or engulf
To pour down upon and cover over or bury beneath
To cause to be full; to flood; to overflow; to overwhelm with water.
Runoff is defined as excess water draining away from land or buildings.
The sudden flowing of a large amount of something.
A passage for escape or exit; a vent.
Excess of receipts over expenditures.
An encroachment, as of a right or privilege:
(metaphorical) An overspreading of any kind; overflowing or superfluous abundance; a flood; a great influx; as, an inundation of tourists.
An act of overrunning.
An unusually large outpouring, as of words
The definition of a downpour is a very hard rainfall.
A devastating flood.
A particular deficiency or absence:
An opening or perforation:
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