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1. flash

verb. ['ˈflæʃ'] gleam or glow intermittently.

Synonyms

  • radiate
  • flicker
  • flick
  • wink
  • twinkle
  • winkle

Antonyms

  • generous
  • new
  • dry
  • soft

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Words that Rhyme with Flash Flood

  • cold-blood
  • lebudde
  • stud
  • spud
  • scud
  • fludd
  • flud
  • ehud
  • crud
  • blood
  • thud
  • sudd
  • rudd
  • rud
  • nudd
  • mudd
  • mud
  • judd
  • hud
  • dudd
  • dud
  • cudd
  • budde
  • budd
  • bud
  • uhde

Example sentences of the word flash-flood


1. Noun Phrase
The water that forms them is powerful, but does not come and go quickly like flash floods.

2. Noun Phrase
An RV is no place to ride out a tornado or flash flood.

2. flash

noun. ['ˈflæʃ'] a sudden intense burst of radiant energy.

Synonyms

  • occurrent
  • flicker
  • occurrence
  • happening
  • streak
  • lightning
  • gleam
  • gleaming
  • glimmer
  • spark
  • heat flash
  • glitter
  • sparkle
  • glint
  • natural event

Antonyms

  • success
  • failure
  • noncurrent
  • allopatry

3. flood

verb. ['ˈflʌd'] fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid.

Synonyms

  • make full
  • swamp
  • fill
  • deluge
  • inundate

Antonyms

  • influx
  • inflow
  • outflow
  • efflux

Etymology

  • flod (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • flod (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. flood

noun. ['ˈflʌd'] the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land.

Synonyms

  • alluvion
  • debacle
  • geological phenomenon
  • Noah's flood
  • flashflood
  • the Flood
  • inundation
  • deluge
  • flash flood
  • Noah and the Flood

Antonyms

  • success
  • unite
  • cheer
  • euphemism

Etymology

  • flod (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • flod (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. flash

noun. ['ˈflæʃ'] a momentary brightness.

Antonyms

  • unhurried

6. flash

verb. ['ˈflæʃ'] appear briefly.

Antonyms

  • future

7. flood

verb. ['ˈflʌd'] cover with liquid, usually water.

Synonyms

  • swamp
  • submerge
  • flow
  • deluge
  • drench
  • spread over
  • inundate

Antonyms

  • arise
  • show
  • fall short of
  • float

Etymology

  • flod (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • flod (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. flash

verb. ['ˈflæʃ'] display proudly; act ostentatiously or pretentiously.

Synonyms

  • ostentate
  • expose
  • exhibit
  • swank
  • display
  • flex
  • flaunt
  • show off

Antonyms

  • sincere
  • valuable
  • ashamed
  • expensive

9. flash

verb. ['ˈflæʃ'] make known or cause to appear with great speed.

Antonyms

  • large

10. flood

noun. ['ˈflʌd'] a large flow.

Synonyms

  • overflow
  • flow
  • outpouring
  • stream

Antonyms

  • distributive
  • orderliness
  • order
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • flod (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • flod (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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