overflowing

Synonyms and related words:
abounding, abundant, affluent, alive with, all-sufficing, ample, aplenty, bloated, bottomless, bounteous, bountiful, bristling, bursting, choked, congested, copious, countless, crammed, crawling, crowded, crowding, diffuse, diffusive, distended, drenched, effuse, effusive, epidemic, exhaustless, extravagant, exuberant, fat, fecund, fertile, filled to overflowing, flush, formless, full, galore, generous, glutted, gorged, gushing, gushy, hyperemic, in plenty, in profusion, in quantity, in spate, inexhaustible, jam-packed, jammed, lavish, liberal, luxuriant, many, maximal, much, multitudinous, numerous, opulent, overabundant, overblown, overburdened, overcharged, overfed, overfraught, overfreighted, overfull, overladen, overloaded, overstocked, overstuffed, oversupplied, overweighted, packed, plenitudinous, plenteous, plentiful, plenty, pleonastic, plethoric, populous, prevailing, prevalent, prodigal, productive, profuse, profusive, proliferating, prolific, rampant, ready to burst, redundant, reiterative, repetitive, replete, rich, rife, riotous, running over, satiated, saturated, stuffed, stuffed up, superabundant, supercharged, supersaturated, surcharged, surfeited, swarming, swollen, tautologous, teeming, thick, thick as hail, thick with, thick-coming, thronged, thronging, wealthy, well-found, well-furnished, well-provided, well-stocked, wholesale

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Overflowing — O ver*flow ing, n. An overflow; that which overflows; exuberance; copiousness. [1913 Webster] He was ready to bestow the overflowings of his full mind on anybody who would start a subject. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • overflowing — index cataclysm, copious, demonstrative (expressive of emotion), excess, excessive, full, inordinate, profuse …   Law dictionary

  • Overflowing — Overflow O ver*flow , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Overflowed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Overflowing}.] [AS. oferfl?wan. See {Over}, and {Flow}.] 1. To flow over; to cover woth, or as with, water or other fluid; to spread over; to inundate; to overwhelm. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • overflowing — adjective covered with water the main deck was afloat (or awash) the monsoon left the whole place awash a flooded bathroom inundated farmlands an overflowing tub • Syn: ↑afloat, ↑awash, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • overflowing — noun overflow …   Wiktionary

  • overflowing — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. abundant, in God s plenty, plenteous, bountiful; see plentiful 2 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Full to the point of flowing over: awash, big, brimful, brimming. See BIG, RICH …   English dictionary for students

  • overflowing — n. spillage; abundance, plenitude; surplus, extra; malfunction in which a program tries to store data when there is no free space in the memory (Computers) v. spill over, be filled to the point of flowing over; fill to the point of running over …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overflowing — a. Abundant, copious, exuberant …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • overflowing waters — <u>See</u> flood waters …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • abounding inpredicate abounding withpredicate bristling withpredicate full ofpredicate overflowing overflowing withpredicate rich inpredicate rife withpredicate thick withpredicate — filled filled adj. 1. containing as much or as many as is possible or normal; as, filled to overflowing. Opposite of {empty}. [Narrower terms: {abounding in(predicate), abounding with(predicate), bristling with(predicate), full of(predicate),… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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