flood in

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Verb1.flood in - arrive in great numbers
arrive, come, get - reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress; "She arrived home at 7 o'clock"; "She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight"

w>flood in

vi (people, sunshine)hineinströmen; (water also)hineinfließen; the letters just flooded inwir/sie etc hatten eine Flut von Briefen
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At first I was surprised at this flood in a hot, dry summer, but afterwards I discovered that it was caused by the tropical exuberance of the red weed.
The rains caused high-level flood in River Jhelum, Poonch and Neelum and the AJK government mobilized the district administration, Rescue 1122 personnel and army troops for rescue efforts.
According to the defence minister the government had worked on war footing to tackle the largest flood in history.