Detailed Translations for inundation from English to German


inundation [the ~] noun

  1. the inundation (flooding; flood)
    – the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land 1
  2. the inundation (flooding)
    – the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land 1
    die Überschwemmung; die Überflutung; Hochwasser; die Flut

Translation Matrix for inundation:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Flut flooding; inundation flood; high water
Hochwasser flooding; inundation flood; high water; inflow; influx; stream
Wassersnot flood; flooding; inundation
Überflutung flooding; inundation
Überschwemmung flooding; inundation flood
Überschwemmungskatastrophe flood; flooding; inundation
- alluvion; deluge; flood; torrent

Related Words for "inundation":

Synonyms for "inundation":

Related Definitions for "inundation":

  1. the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land1
    • plains fertilized by annual inundations1
  2. an overwhelming number or amount1

Wiktionary Translations for inundation:

  1. act of inundating
  1. Zustand, der eintritt, wenn Gewässer über die Ufer treten und umliegende Gebiete unter Wasser setzen

Cross Translation:
inundation Hochwasser; Überschwemmung overstroming — het binnenlopen van water in doorgaans droog gebied


to inundate verb (inundates, inundated, inundating)

  1. to inundate (overflow; submerge)
    überfluten; überspülen; überströmen
    • überfluten verb (überflute, überflutest, überflutet, überflutete, überflutetet, überflutet)
    • überspülen verb (überspüle, überspülst, überspült, überspülte, überspültet, überspült)
    • überströmen verb (ströme über, strömst über, strömt über, strömte über, strömtet über, überströmt)
  2. to inundate (drown; booze away; flood)
    versaufen; ertrinken
    • versaufen verb (versaufe, versäufst, versäuft, versoff, versofftet, versoffen)
    • ertrinken verb

Conjugations for inundate:

  1. inundate
  2. inundate
  3. inundates
  4. inundate
  5. inundate
  6. inundate
simple past
  1. inundated
  2. inundated
  3. inundated
  4. inundated
  5. inundated
  6. inundated
present perfect
  1. have inundated
  2. have inundated
  3. has inundated
  4. have inundated
  5. have inundated
  6. have inundated
past continuous
  1. was inundating
  2. were inundating
  3. was inundating
  4. were inundating
  5. were inundating
  6. were inundating
  1. shall inundate
  2. will inundate
  3. will inundate
  4. shall inundate
  5. will inundate
  6. will inundate
continuous present
  1. am inundating
  2. are inundating
  3. is inundating
  4. are inundating
  5. are inundating
  6. are inundating
  1. be inundated
  2. be inundated
  3. be inundated
  4. be inundated
  5. be inundated
  6. be inundated
  1. inundate!
  2. let's inundate!
  3. inundated
  4. inundating
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for inundate:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ertrinken booze away; drown; flood; inundate
versaufen booze away; drown; flood; inundate
überfluten inundate; overflow; submerge flood; flow over; overflow; submerge
überspülen inundate; overflow; submerge
überströmen inundate; overflow; submerge flood; flow over; overflow
- deluge; flood; submerge; swamp

Related Words for "inundate":

Synonyms for "inundate":

Related Definitions for "inundate":

  1. fill or cover completely, usually with water1
  2. fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid1
    • the basement was inundated after the storm1

Wiktionary Translations for inundate:

Cross Translation:
inundate eintauchen; untertauchen; unter Wasser setzen submergerrecouvrir d’eau ; faire disparaître sous les eaux.