- During the construction of the two floating caissons of a bridge acrossthe Yangzi River in China, an abnormal flood iu the late autumn damagedthe side anchoring cable system and set the floating system in a dangerouslateral oscillation.
- The flood cut a wide swath in this area.
- A flood of this sort is really unprecedented.
- The flood did a lot of damage to the crops.
- A flood of cheap imports has come into the shops.
- A purse has been made up for the flood victim.