Definition of Swamping

1. Verb. (present participle of swamp) ¹



2. Noun. An act of swamping (drenching or filling with water). ¹

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Definition of Swamping

1. swamp [v] - See also: swamp

Swamping Pictures

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Swamping

swamp sparrow
swamp sunflower
swamp white oak
swamp willow
swamped
swamper
swampers
swamphen
swamphens
swampier
swampiest
swampily
swampiness
swampinesses
swamping (current term)
swampings
swampish
swampland
swamplands
swamplife
swamplike
swamps
swampy
swampy beggar-ticks
swamy
swan
swan's-down
swan's down
swan-dive

Literary usage of Swamping

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1. Soils: Their Formation, Properties, Composition, and Relations to Climate by Eugene Woldemar Hilgard (1921)
"swamping of Alkali Lands.—It should, however, be remembered that the Damping of alkali lands, whether of the white or black kind, is fatal not only to their ..."

2. Soils: Their Formation, Properties, Composition, and Relations to Climate by Eugene Woldemar Hilgard (1906)
"swamping of Alkali Lands.—It should, however, be remembered that the swamping of alkali lands, whether of the white or black kind, is fatal not only to ..."

3. Darwinism: An Exposition of the Theory of Natural Selection, with Some of by Alfred Russel Wallace (1889)
"... to be useless—The swamping effects of intercrossing—Isolation as preventing intercrossing—Gulick on the effects of isolation—Cases in which isolation is ..."

4. Darwinism: An Exposition of the Theory of Natural Selection, with Some of by Alfred Russel Wallace (1889)
"... character proved to be useless—The swamping effects of intercrossing—Isolation as preventing intercrossing— Gulick on the effects of isolation—Cases in ..."

5. Darwinism: An Exposition of the Theory of Natural Selection, with Some of by Alfred Russel Wallace (1890)
"... to be useless—The swamping effects of intercrossing—Isolation as preventing intercrossing—Gulick on the effects of isolation—Cases in which isolation is ..."

6. Darwinism: An Exposition of the Theory of Natural Selection, with Some of by Alfred Russel Wallace (1891)
"... character proved to be useless—The swamping effects of intercrossing—Isolation as preventing intercrossing— Gulick on the effects of isolation—Cases in ..."

7. Our First Century: Being a Popular Descriptive Portraiture of the One by Richard Miller Devens (1876)
"Frantic Conduct of Passengers,—swamping of the Boats.—Children Trodden Under Foot. —Writhing in the Heat.—Shrieks and Cries.—Being Roasted Alive. ..."

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