Detailed Translations for flood from English to German


to flood verb (floods, flooded, flooding)

  1. to flood (flow over)
    überströmen; überfluten; überlaufen
    • überströmen verb (ströme über, strömst über, strömt über, strömte über, strömtet über, überströmt)
    • überfluten verb (überflute, überflutest, überflutet, überflutete, überflutetet, überflutet)
    • überlaufen verb (überlaufe, überläufst, überläuft, überlief, überlieft, überlaufen)
  2. to flood (drown; booze away; inundate)
    versaufen; ertrinken
    • versaufen verb (versaufe, versäufst, versäuft, versoff, versofftet, versoffen)
    • ertrinken verb
  3. to flood (submerge)

Conjugations for flood:

  1. flood
  2. flood
  3. floods
  4. flood
  5. flood
  6. flood
simple past
  1. flooded
  2. flooded
  3. flooded
  4. flooded
  5. flooded
  6. flooded
present perfect
  1. have flooded
  2. have flooded
  3. has flooded
  4. have flooded
  5. have flooded
  6. have flooded
past continuous
  1. was flooding
  2. were flooding
  3. was flooding
  4. were flooding
  5. were flooding
  6. were flooding
  1. shall flood
  2. will flood
  3. will flood
  4. shall flood
  5. will flood
  6. will flood
continuous present
  1. am flooding
  2. are flooding
  3. is flooding
  4. are flooding
  5. are flooding
  6. are flooding
  1. be flooded
  2. be flooded
  3. be flooded
  4. be flooded
  5. be flooded
  6. be flooded
  1. flood!
  2. let's flood!
  3. flooded
  4. flooding
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

flood [the ~] noun

  1. the flood (high water; influx; stream; inflow)
  2. the flood (high water)
    die Flut; Hochwasser
  3. the flood (inundation; flooding)
    – the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land 1
  4. the flood (floodlight; photoflood; flood lamp)
    – light that is a source of artificial illumination having a broad beam; used in photography 1
  5. the flood
    die Überschwemmung

Translation Matrix for flood:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Flut flood; high water flooding; inundation
Flutlicht flood; flood lamp; floodlight; photoflood beam headlamp
Hochwasser flood; high water; inflow; influx; stream flooding; inundation
Wassersnot flood; flooding; inundation
Überschwemmung flood flooding; inundation
Überschwemmungskatastrophe flood; flooding; inundation
- alluvion; deluge; flood tide; flowage; inundation; outpouring; overflow; rising tide; torrent
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ersaufen flood; submerge
ertrinken booze away; drown; flood; inundate
versaufen booze away; drown; flood; inundate
überfluten flood; flow over flow over; inundate; overflow; submerge
überlaufen flood; flow over defect; desert; flow over; overflow; overrun; trample
überschwemmen flood; submerge
überströmen flood; flow over flow over; inundate; overflow; submerge
- deluge; glut; inundate; oversupply; swamp

Related Words for "flood":

Synonyms for "flood":

Antonyms for "flood":

  • ebbtide

Related Definitions for "flood":

  1. a large flow1
  2. the act of flooding; filling to overflowing1
  3. light that is a source of artificial illumination having a broad beam; used in photography1
    • He turned on the flood to light the room2
    • For the theatre production, they used a mix of floods and spots to get the light just right.2
  4. the occurrence of incoming water (between a low tide and the following high tide)1
    • a tide in the affairs of men which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune1
  5. the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land1
    • the unexpected flood caused extensive damage to the houses2
  6. an overwhelming number or amount1
    • a flood of requests1
  7. cover with liquid, usually water1
    • The swollen river flooded the village1
    • The broken vein had flooded blood in her eyes1
  8. become filled to overflowing1
    • Our basement flooded during the heavy rains1
  9. fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid1
    • The images flooded his mind1
  10. supply with an excess of1
    • flood the market with tennis shoes1

Wiktionary Translations for flood:

  1. to overflow
  2. to cover as if by a flood
  1. large number or quantity
  2. overflow of water
  1. voll Flüssigkeit laufen lassen
  2. -
  1. übertragen: große Menge
  2. nur im Plural, Fluten: das Wasser eines Gewässers
  3. Hochwasser eines Flusses, Überschwemmung
  4. Zustand, der eintritt, wenn Gewässer über die Ufer treten und umliegende Gebiete unter Wasser setzen

Cross Translation:
flood überschütten; mit Wasser begießen; benetzen; wässern; bewässern; berieseln; beregnen abreuverfaire boire (un animal, particulièrement un cheval).
flood überschütten combler — Traductions à trier suivant le sens
flood Strom flotmasse liquide en mouvement. — usage Il est principalement d’usage au pluriel et il s’emploie quelquefois absolument pour désigner la mer, un fleuve, etc.
flood eintauchen; untertauchen; unter Wasser setzen submergerrecouvrir d’eau ; faire disparaître sous les eaux.

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