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[こう()·ずい()]
kouzui
noun

English Meaning(s) for 洪水

noun
  1. flood

Definition and Synonyms for 洪水

Flowage the act of flooding
Synonyms: 出水, 大水, 横流, 氾濫, 洪水, 越流
Flood the occurrence of incoming water (between a low tide and the following high tide)
Synonyms: 差し潮, 洪水, 満潮, 満ち潮
Spate the occurrence of a water flow resulting from sudden rain or melting snow
Synonyms: 出水, 洪水
Inundation the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land
Synonyms: 出水, 大水, 大洪水, 氾濫, 洪水
Lot a large number or amount or extent
Synonyms: 万斛, 多量, 山盛り, 山積み, 数多, 洪水, 百千
Flowage filling to overflowing
Synonyms: 出水, 大水, 横流, 氾濫, 洪水, 越流

Meanings for each kanji in 洪水

deluge; flood; vast Kanji Details »
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Categories 洪水 is a member of

Tide the periodic rise and fall of the sea level under the gravitational pull of the moon
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Flowing the motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases)
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Geological Phenomenon a natural phenomenon involving the structure or composition of the earth
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Large Indefinite Amount an indefinite quantity that is above the average in size or magnitude
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Filling the act of filling something
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Sample Sentences for 洪水

Floods, violent wind storms, droughts, killing frosts, and the problems of air pollution have all, on occasion, influenced modern society.
The damage from the flood was negligible.
They always associated a heavy rain with flood.
The levee kept the floodwater back.
The flood did a lot of damage to the village.

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