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Noah and the Flood

Definitions of Noah and the Flood
  1. noun
    (Biblical) the great deluge that is said in the Book of Genesis to have occurred in the time of Noah; it was brought by God upon the earth because of the wickedness of human beings
    synonyms: Noachian deluge, Noah's flood, the Flood
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    type of:
    alluvion, deluge, flood, inundation
    the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land
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