Definition of inundation noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌɪnʌnˈdeɪʃn//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪnʌnˈdeɪʃn//
    [uncountable, countable] (formal)
    jump to other results
  1. 1the fact of large amounts of water covering an area that is usually dry synonym flooding the annual inundation of the Nile valley
  2. 2a very large number of things or people an inundation of campaign posters