Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A flowing over; overflow; superabundance; surplus.
  • More than full; abundant; copious; exuberant.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun An overflow; that which overflows; exuberance; copiousness.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun overflow
  • verb Present participle of overflow.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective covered with water

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Examples

  • By whom, I did not know - at least until a phone call overflowing with laughter and a familiar voice a couple of minutes later made clear it had been the doing of a group of friends.

    Joshua Stanton: Pranking Jewish Friends on Easter: Not So Funny

  • By whom, I did not know - at least until a phone call overflowing with laughter and a familiar voice a couple of minutes later made clear it had been the doing of a group of friends.

    Pranking Jewish Friends on Easter: Not So Funny

  • By whom, I did not know - at least until a phone call overflowing with laughter and a familiar voice a couple of minutes later made clear it had been the doing of a group of friends.

    Joshua Stanton: Pranking Jewish Friends on Easter: Not So Funny

  • We had garbage overflowing from the trash bin in our room and there was no one to remove trays as it was a weekend and there was not much help.

    Born at Home

  • I am guessing that tourism overflowing from the Cancun area has helped but it is also the main commercial hub in the Yucatan peninsula and the capitol of the state of Yucatan.

    Noise in Merida & Progreso

  • I am guessing that tourism overflowing from the Cancun area has helped but it is also the main commercial hub in the Yucatan peninsula and the capitol of the state of Yucatan.

    Noise in Merida & Progreso

  • I am guessing that tourism overflowing from the Cancun area has helped but it is also the main commercial hub in the Yucatan peninsula and the capitol of the state of Yucatan.

    Noise in Merida & Progreso

  • They are built that high because the runoff comes down the street in overflowing rapids stirred up by the cobblestone roadways.

    San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas

  • They are built that high because the runoff comes down the street in overflowing rapids stirred up by the cobblestone roadways.

    San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas

  • I am guessing that tourism overflowing from the Cancun area has helped but it is also the main commercial hub in the Yucatan peninsula and the capitol of the state of Yucatan.

    Noise in Merida & Progreso

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