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Princeton's WordNet

  1. afloat(p), awash(p), flooded, inundated, overflowingadjective

    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"

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  1. overflowingnoun

    overflow

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of overflowing in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of overflowing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of overflowing in a Sentence

  1. Octavius Winslow (1808-1878):

    Christ's boundless grace confronts our deep necessities. Christ's promised presence confronts our sad and gloomy loneliness. Jesus thus filled with grace so overflowing, with love so tender, with sympathy so exquisite, with power so illimitable, with resources so boundless, with a nature so changeless, stands before us and says to each trembling heart, 'Fear not!'”

  2. Anna Wurtzburger:

    I came home and said, ‘Where’s the chicken?’ I thought I was going to have a couple of meals, they say it feeds the whole family … They’re showing a bucket that’s overflowing with chicken.

  3. Martin Luther:

    My heart, which is so full to overflowing, has often been solaced and refreshed by music when sick and weary.

  4. Dominik Stillhart:

    The health situation is typical of the heavy tolls that this conflict has taken on the whole country, on its people, but also on the system -- the health, water, sanitation system, health workers, doctors, nurses have not been paid for more than eight months and the whole system is of course overflowing, especially now with cholera.

  5. Kunho Lee:

    The supply will be overflowing at that point but it's difficult to pin down the exact order of magnitude, an educated guess is that we are unlikely to be in the market for the rest of the year.

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