Example sentences for: overflowing

How can you use “overflowing” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Traffic jams, overflowing car parks, and eroded footpaths are all difficulties that need to be addressed.

  • Near the end of the eight-day odyssey the toilets were overflowing, and on the seventh day the gunmen announced that in 30 minutes every passenger would be shot.

  • And having recently been in Paris and London, we appreciate the Times all the more for its detailed news coverage, as against all the nattering about Tony and Gordon and Alistair Campbell that fills to overflowing the quality London papers.

  • Ian Gibson's Dalí is an overflowing dumpster of a book, which puts forward an irritating psychological argument about its subject.

  • A reflection on Woodstock '99 concludes that the concert was a slow-motion riot clogged with overflowing sewage, overpriced concessions, and acoustic atrocities.


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