Definition of aflood in English:



  • Flooded or submerged.

    ‘a market aflood with dumped food’
    • ‘One aid worker told me recently ‘We're aflood in material aid and we're aflood in money.’’
    • ‘The water had not been so high since the Great Storm in '50. The meadows were aflood.’
    • ‘A pipe has burst at the Thames Burrow and they are aflood!’
    • ‘The air is aflood with wavelengths.’
    • ‘The terrace is already aflood and I notice that most of the plants have already been forced into a very low altitude drooping posture so I decide to leave them there.’