Check Dictionary

Find out more about word, its definitions etc.

Valid in these dictionaries

  • TWL/NWL (Scrabble US/CA/TH)
  • SOWPODS/CSW (Scrabble UK / ALL)
  • ENABLE (Words with Friends)

Meaning of flood

1 definition found

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

      n 1: the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto
           normally dry land; "plains fertilized by annual
           inundations" [syn: {flood}, {inundation}, {deluge},
      2: an overwhelming number or amount; "a flood of requests"; "a
         torrent of abuse" [syn: {flood}, {inundation}, {deluge},
      3: light that is a source of artificial illumination having a
         broad beam; used in photography [syn: {flood}, {floodlight},
         {flood lamp}, {photoflood}]
      4: a large flow [syn: {flood}, {overflow}, {outpouring}]
      5: the act of flooding; filling to overflowing [syn: {flood},
      6: the occurrence of incoming water (between a low tide and the
         following high tide); "a tide in the affairs of men which,
         taken at the flood, leads on to fortune" -Shakespeare [syn:
         {flood tide}, {flood}, {rising tide}] [ant: {ebbtide}]
      v 1: fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid; "the
           basement was inundated after the storm"; "The images
           flooded his mind" [syn: {deluge}, {flood}, {inundate},
      2: cover with liquid, usually water; "The swollen river flooded
         the village"; "The broken vein had flooded blood in her eyes"
      3: supply with an excess of; "flood the market with tennis
         shoes"; "Glut the country with cheap imports from the Orient"
         [syn: {flood}, {oversupply}, {glut}]
      4: become filled to overflowing; "Our basement flooded during
         the heavy rains"

Source : WordNet ® Princeton University. 2010.

Use this dictionary checker to learn more about a word - find out its meaning and also make sure whether that word is a valid word in any of these dictionaries (used by popular word games). Here is the list of dictionaries it checks for :

  • OCTWL / TWL : The official dictionary for scrabble game in United States, Canada and Thailand.
  • SOWPODS / CSW : UK and the rest of the world uses this dictionary for various word games including scrabble.
  • ENABLE - This is the default dictionary for Words with Friends.

The dictionary checker is also good at solving any issue with a disputed word when you're playing scramble games gainst your friends or family members. As a bonus, you also learn new words while having fun!

Back to Word Unscrambler

Recent articles from our blog :

Note: Feel free to send us any feedback or report on the new look of our site. Thank you for visiting our website.