- v.溢出，淹没( overflow的现在分词 ); 充满; 挤满了人; 扩展出界，过度延伸;
The kitchen garden was full to overflowing with fresh vegetables.
Jails and temporary detention camps are overflowing.
He emptied a few overflowing ashtrays.
The stands were overflowing with farm and sideline products.
The milk is overflowing.
The nurse is overflowing with love.
The glasses is full to overflowing.
The river was overflowing.
The milk is overflowing the cup.
He was one of the few teachers who always filled the lecture room to overflowing.
The great hall was overflowing with people.
Her heart was overflowing with joy.
The river Tiber was no longer a foaming torrent overflowing the plains.
Her heart was overflowing with happiness.
His heart is overflowing with gratitude.
1. overfull with water;
"swollen rivers and creeks"
2. covered with water;
"the main deck was afloat (or awash)"
"the monsoon left the whole place awash"
"a flooded bathroom"
"an overflowing tub"