to have more of something than you are able to deal with:
drown (someone or an animal) in something
to cause someone or an animal to die of asphyxiation in a
He accidentally drowned the cat in the bathtub.
She drowned herself in the lake.
drown someone in something
to inundate someone with something. (See also drown in something
.) I will drown you in money and fine clothes.
drown in something
1. . Lit. to be asphyxiated in some liquid.
2. Fig. to experience an overabundance of something.
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