INUN'DATE, verb transitive [Latin inundo, inundatus; in and unda, a wave, or its root.]
1. To overflow; to deluge; to spread over with a fluid. The low lands along the Mississippi are inundated almost every spring.
2. To fill with an overflowing abundance or superfluity; as, the country was once inundated with bills of credit. The presses inundate the country with papers.