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Noun
An area of permanently waterlogged land
“The area of low-lying swamp or marsh, as revealed through archaeology, is shown in brown.”
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A problematic situation that is difficult or impossible to escape
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A region with no remaining resources
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Low-lying land, especially a marsh
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A site for depositing rubbish
Verb
Overwhelm with an excessive amount of something
“But the new wave threatening to swamp the tsunami-affected nations of Asia is aid.”
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Overwhelm or flood with water
“In New Orleans, the Army Corps of Engineers raced to patch the city's fractured levee system for fear the additional rain from Rita could swamp the walls and flood the city all over again.”
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To overcome with mental or emotional stress
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To exceed or cross a given limit
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(crowd into) To press forward into an area with limited space
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To fill (a vehicle, ship, container, etc.) with a large amount of something
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To cover completely with water
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To be more in number than somebody or something
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(of a feeling) To affect (someone) suddenly and powerfully
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Be totally absorbed by a powerful feeling
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To supply or fill to excess
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To overwhelm with a certain quality or feeling
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