Streams had overflown their banks, the water had stagnated, rank foliage had arisen, and giant trees rotted in swamp and slime.
It is so; and no doubt but our feathered favourites have overflown us.
The tank has overflown into the garden, and the bushy tops of the Bael trees are seen standing out over the waters.
The valley itself is overflown with every rise of the Mississippi above this point.
It is about twelve feet wide and two deep; both sides are overflown marsh, making the place very difficult to cross.
In some places the land is overflown with fresh water, at full sea.
Deck now kept her headed for the other shore, and before long they drifted up into a meadow which was overflown for several acres.
Whether 'the world that then was' was overflown and perished by the causes set forth, we can not tell.
I was beginning to loathe the overflown sense of duty which had brought me back here.
It was evident from the appearance of the flood here, that it had been recently overflown.