Definitions

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  • v. Present participle of deluge.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Housing industry analysts have credited HAMP with slowing the pace of foreclosures and preventing them from deluging the housing market.

    One Man's HAMP HELL: 'Just Wait This Thing Out'

  • Even with the center of the storm so distant, bands of rain on the edge of its rotation were deluging communities like Woodstown hundreds of miles away, with six to 12 inches of rain.

    Irene Leaves Behind Tales of Death

  • It is understandable why a billionaire like Bloomberg would calculate that deluging his opponents with money would be worth it to secure the most high-profile and influential municipal office in the nation, but why would someone spend millions of dollars to become, say, one of 51 City Councilmembers?

    Morgan Pehme: Pulling the Trigger: U.S. Supreme Court Threatens Campaign Finance Reform in NYC

  • Russia holds its own parliamentary elections Sunday, and state-run media is deluging Russians with fawning coverage of Kremlin-backed politicians and the pro-Kremlin party, United Russia.

    Vote Deals a Blow to Kremlin

  • What happens when a genuine nobody gets into the special lift – does it close like a defective automatic public loo, deluging the miscreant with jets of Toilet Duck?

    George Michael crashing into Snappy Snaps doesn't encourage homophobia | Barbara Ellen

  • There was no wind, except for frequent squalls, which blew fiercely for from five minutes to half an hour, and wound up by deluging us with rain.

    THE HEATHEN

  • A hole in the side of a Holt County levee continued to grow, deluging the state park and recreational area in Big Lake, a community of less than 200 people located 78 miles north of Kansas City.

    Missouri River Flooding: Several Levees Fail In Northern Missouri

  • Comprehensive Immigration Reform opponents are deluging the House and Senate with calls in favor of HR 4437, an enforcement only bill that seeks to criminalize undocumented immigrants and anyone who assists them.

    Civil Rights

  •  Was it Canada deluging the U.S. with prescription drugs without prescription?

    Hoss Men (continued)

  • He concluded a long harrangue by taking off his funnelcap, inserting the tube into my gullet, and thus deluging me with an ocean of Kirschenwasser, which he poured, in a continuous flood, from one of the long-necked bottles that stood him instead of an arm.

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