An act of swamping (drenching or filling with water). (noun)
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Use "swamping" in a sentence
"That provoked at least one commentator to recall Blunkett's use of the emotive term "swamping" nearly a decade ago to describe pressure from asylum seekers to be housed in new accommodation centres on local GP surgeries and schools."
"It resonated with the orb's magical signature, and Kamahl knew he had found the source of the magical call swamping his senses."
"Bone-chilling conditions prompted distress calls swamping customer service representatives on Friday, Jan. 16, at the AAA Call Center, just south of downtown Dayton."