Example sentences for: overflowing

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

  • 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.

  • Then a lurching demon made of excrement materializes out of an overflowing toilet bowl in Dogma . And now, just in time to prove that the end of the millennium will indeed bring about the destruction of all movie logic, we have End of Days , in which Satan pauses by a stoop, unzips his pants, and lets flow a meandering stream of flammable urine.

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

  • Then, when there are a series of bullfights, the seafood and shellfish restaurants for which El Puerto is famous are full to overflowing until the early hours.

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


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