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Phrasal Verbs

flood in

This page is about the phrasal verb flood in

Meaning

If things flood in, they come quickly and in great numbers.

Synonym

pour in

For example

  • flood in Ever since she won the Nobel Prize for literature, orders for her books have been flooding in.

  • flood in Thousands of cheap products have been flooding in from overseas since the government lowered import taxes.

Quick Quiz

Donations have flooded in like never before, so this year's total is sure to be

a. less than before

b. more than before

c. the same as before

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