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deluge
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Far from the Madding Crowd
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  • Nevertheless, that a male dissembler who by deluging her with untenable fictions charms the female wisely, may acquire powers reaching to the extremity of perdition, is a truth taught to many by unsought and wringing occurrences.
  • The water accumulated and washed deeper down, and the roar of the pool thus formed spread into the night as the head and chief among other noises of the kind created by the deluging rain.

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  • In one week, we went from drought to deluge.
  • The White House was deluged with complaints.

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