Abundance of something

deluge
(n)
DEL-yooj
Meaning

1. flood

1st Sample Sentence

1. During the monsoon of 2005, much of Mumbai was submerged by a devastating deluge.

2nd Meaning

2. tremendous downpour of rain

2nd Sample Sentence

2. Suddenly a tremendous thunderstorm began, and we took refuge from the deluge in the central train station.

Root

dis (away)#lavare (to wash) (Latin)

Mnemonics

del [dell company] uge [huge]. so when the Del company advertised it's product, there was a huge rush of requests, a deluge of requests.

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