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To cover with a flood
“Around the globe this would drown dozens of cities, including London, and an area of low-lying land greater than the US.”
Die through submersion in and inhalation of water
“He had been beaten and left to drown in the shallow water.”
To inundate, submerge, overwhelm
“I didn't really understand what he was going on about as I drowned it out while covering Cole's ears at the same time.”
To wet thoroughly with liquid
“… drowned the carpet with shampoo, and so it took forever to dry.”
To make wet
“… cooked pasta drowned in marinara sauce.”
To obscure, particularly amid an overwhelming volume of other items
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