Awash - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈwɔːʃ|  American pronunciation of the word awash
Brit.  |əˈwɒʃ|  British pronunciation of the word awash

adjective

- covered with water(syn: afloat, flooded, inundated, overflowing)

the main deck was afloat (or awash)
the monsoon left the whole place awash

Examples

The deck of the boat was almost awash.

...the streets were awash from the heavy rains...

The rising water set everything awash.

All the pavements were awash with rubbish.

the main deck was afloat (or awash)

the monsoon left the whole place awash

...a speech awash in old-fashioned fustian and bereft of all substance...

...the hills of Vermont were awash in the resplendency of the state's celebrated autumnal foliage...

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