Definition of Floodgate in English :
Define Floodgate in English
Floodgate meaning in English
Meaning of Floodgate in English
Pronunciation of Floodgate in English
Floodgate pronunciation in English
Pronounce Floodgate in Englishsee synonyms of floodgate
something that restrains a flood or outpouring
Example Sentences:'suspension of surveillance opened the floodgates to illegal immigrants'
regulator consisting of a valve or gate that controls the rate of water flow through a sluice
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