Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary

Search Dictionary:  


Pronunciation:  'owvurfl`owing

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  covered with water; "the main deck was afloat (or awash)"; "the monsoon left the whole place awash"; "a flooded bathroom"; "inundated farmlands"; "an overflowing tub"
  2. [adj]  overfull with water; "swollen rivers and creeks"

OVERFLOWING is a 11 letter word that starts with O.


 Synonyms: afloat(p), awash(p), flooded, flooding, full, high, in flood(p), inundated, swollen



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\O`ver*flow"ing\, n.
An overflow; that which overflows; exuberance; copiousness.

      He was ready to bestow the overflowings of his full
      mind on anybody who would start a subject. --Macaulay.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: abounding, abundant, affluent, alive with, all-sufficing, ample, aplenty, bloated, bottomless, bounteous, bountiful, bristling, bursting, choked, congested, copious, countless, crammed, crawling, crowded, crowding, diffuse, diffusive, distended, drenched, effuse, effusive, epidemic, exhaustless, extravagant, exuberant, fat, fecund, fertile, filled to overflowing, flush, formless, full, galore, generous, glutted, gorged, gushing, gushy, hyperemic, in plenty, in profusion, in quantity, in spate, inexhaustible, jammed, jam-packed, lavish, liberal, luxuriant, many, maximal, much, multitudinous, numerous, opulent, overabundant, overblown, overburdened, overcharged, overfed, overfraught, overfreighted, overfull, overladen, overloaded, overstocked, overstuffed, oversupplied, overweighted, packed, plenitudinous, plenteous, plentiful, plenty, pleonastic, plethoric, populous, prevailing, prevalent, prodigal, productive, profuse, profusive, proliferating, prolific, rampant, ready to burst, redundant, reiterative, repetitive, replete, rich, rife, riotous, running over, satiated, saturated, stuffed, stuffed up, superabundant, supercharged, supersaturated, surcharged, surfeited, swarming, swollen, tautologous, teeming, thick, thick as hail, thick with, thick-coming, thronged, thronging, wealthy, well-found, well-furnished, well-provided, well-stocked, wholesale