Definition of flooding:
- flooding (part of speech: verb)
- lighting (part of speech: verb)
- immersing (part of speech: verb)
About three miles up stream, the beavers have built a dam across it, backing the water up through a swampy section about a quarter of a mile, flooding both banks of the river through the woods, thus creating a fair sized artificial pond.- "Fish Stories", Henry Abbott.
- "The Crisis, Complete", Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009.