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deluge  

      n  
   (=downpour)   déluge    m     
→ The rain turned to a deluge.        
     (fig)  
(=flood)  

a deluge of sth      un déluge de qch  
→ ... a deluge of petitions to the Tsar.        
      vt     (fig)  
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        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
See also:

delude, deluded, delouse, de luxe

deluge n.
déluge

Additional comments:

Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
n.
inondation
exp.
un déluge de qch
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'deluge' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
exp.
the Deluge
n.
deluge ; Flood

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