(=downpour) déluge m
→ The rain turned to a deluge.
a deluge of sth un déluge de qch
→ ... a deluge of petitions to the Tsar.
to be deluged with sth [+phone calls, requests] être submergé (e) de qch, être submergé (e) par qch
→ the government will soon be deluged with requests from thousands of people.
→ who was deluged with more than 300 e-mails and 100 telephone calls
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