New English-Irish Dictionary
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flood out

1 (v + adv) force to leave due to flooding TRANSITIVEwe were flooded out of our house b'éigean dúinn ár dteach a fhágáil de bharr tuile, chuir an fuarlach an ruaig orainn as ár dteach 2 (v + adv) fill or cover with water TRANSITIVEthe camp site was flooded out bhí an t-ionad campála faoi uisce 3 (v + adv) overwhelm TRANSITIVEbrúigh amach  c m uwe were flooded out of the market by imports brúdh amach as an margadh muid ag allmhairíthe office was flooded out with applications tháinig carn iarratas chuig an oifig, bhí an oifig plúchta ag iarratais → see flood