2. Verb. (past of swamp) ¹
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Definition of Swamped
1. swamp [v] - See also: swamp
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Literary usage of Swamped
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1. The Diplomatic Relations of England with the Quadruple Alliance, 1815-1830 by Louis Calvert, Myrna M. Boyce, Paul Padgette (1918)
"... and the Simpler Substitute—How Actors Are Often swamped by Scenery—The Need of Coordination—The Terrors of Strange Furniture—Many Plays Ruined by Lack ..."
2. Adventures of the First Settlers on the Oregon Or Columbia River: Being a by Alexander Ross (1849)
"... and narrow escape—Long boat swamped—Fidelity of the natives—Preparations for leaving the ship—Captain Thorn—The voyage concluded. ..."
3. Seeking the Golden Fleece: A Record of Pioneer Life in California: to which by Jacob Davis Babcock Stillman (1877)
"... again and again swamped. On my return to the inn, I found an invitation from Dr. Rivas, a native of Managua, to spend the evening at his house. ..."
4. Forest Life and Forest Trees: Comprising Winter Camp-life Among the Loggers by John S. Springer (1851)
"Substitute for a Coffin.—Burial of a River-driver.—A Log Jam.—Great Excitement.—A Boat swamped.—A Man drowned.—Narrow Escape.—Mode of Living on the River. ..."
5. Forest Life and Forest Trees: Comprising Winter Camp-life Among the Loggers by John S. Springer (1851)
"Singular Substitute for a Coffin.—Burial of a River-driver.—A Log Jam.—Great Excitement.—A Boat swamped.—A Man drowned.—Narrow Escape. ..."
6. Modern Spain 1788-1898 by Martin Andrew Sharp Hume (1909)
"X. "FOR EVER FELL THE BASTARD RACE OF BOURBON " —A REVOLUTION swamped BY REVOLUTIONISTS. TOPETE, Prim, Serrano, and the generals returning from exile in the ..."