泛濫

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See also: 泛滥, 汎濫, and 氾濫

Chinese[edit]

float; general; vague excessive; indiscriminate
trad. (泛濫/氾濫/汎濫) //
simp. (泛滥)
alternative forms 氾滥 simplified

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

泛濫

  1. to flood; to inundate; to overflow
  2. (figuratively, of something bad) to spread unchecked; to run rampant
  3. (archaic) to float and sink in the water

Synonyms[edit]

  • (to spread unchecked): (literary) 濫觴滥觞 (lànshāng)

Adjective[edit]

泛濫

  1. (archaic) widespread; extensive; wide-ranging

Synonyms[edit]

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