the Flood

the Flood
(Biblical) the great deluge that is said in the Book of Genesis to have occurred in the time of Noah; it was brought by God upon the earth because of the wickedness of human beings
Hypernyms: ↑flood, ↑inundation, ↑deluge, ↑alluvion

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the Flood
The deluge, described in the Old Testament (Genesis 6–8), that covered the whole Earth, and from which Noah and his family and livestock escaped in the ark
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