flood back

phr verb
Flood back is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑memory

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  • flood back — ˌflood ˈback [intransitive] [present tense I/you/we/they flood back he/she/it floods back present participle flooding back past tense …   Useful english dictionary

  • flood back — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms flood back : present tense I/you/we/they flood back he/she/it floods back present participle flooding back past tense flooded back past participle flooded back if memories or feelings flood back, you… …   English dictionary

  • ˌflood ˈback — phrasal verb if memories or feelings flood back, you suddenly remember them very clearly When he told me his name, it all came flooding back.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • flood — flood1 [ flʌd ] verb ** ▸ 1 when water covers something ▸ 2 arrive in large numbers ▸ 3 when light fills place ▸ 4 about engine ▸ 5 suddenly start to cry ▸ 6 when face turns red ▸ 7 feel emotion strongly ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) transitive if water… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • flood */*/ — I UK [flʌd] / US verb Word forms flood : present tense I/you/we/they flood he/she/it floods present participle flooding past tense flooded past participle flooded 1) [transitive] if water floods a place, it covers it Water burst through the dam… …   English dictionary

  • flood — [[t]flʌ̱d[/t]] ♦♦♦ floods, flooding, flooded 1) N VAR If there is a flood, a large amount of water covers an area which is usually dry, for example when a river flows over its banks or a pipe bursts. More than 70 people were killed in the floods …   English dictionary

  • flood*/ — [flʌd] verb I 1) [I/T] to cover a place with water, or to become covered with water Water burst through the dam and flooded local villages.[/ex] The ground floor of the house was flooded.[/ex] 2) [I] if a river floods, water rises up over its… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • Flood fill — Flood fill, also called seed fill, is an algorithm that determines the area connected to a given node in a multi dimensional array. It is used in the bucket fill tool of paint programs to determine which parts of a bitmap to fill with color, and… …   Wikipedia

  • FLOOD, THE — FLOOD, THE, deluge (Heb. mabbul) described in the Book of Genesis and brought by God to destroy humankind because of its sinfulness. Outside of the Noah tales in Genesis mabbul occurs only in Psalm 29:10. In Isaiah 54:9 the great flood is called… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Flood (They Might Be Giants album) — Flood Studio album by They Might Be Giants Released January 5, 1990 …   Wikipedia

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