- Present participle of inundate.
Variant of inundate
transitive verbinundated, inundating
- to cover or engulf with a flood; deluge
- to overwhelm with a rush or great amount of anything
Origin of inundate; from Classical Latin inundatus, past participle of inundare, to overflow ; from in-, in, on + undare, to move in waves, flood ; from unda, a wave: see water