What does the word influx mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A flowing in; instilling.

Usage examples for influx

  1. Of course the river had now become much larger by the influx of the Peace, and they were travelling upon the bosom of a magnificent stream, with varied scenery upon its banks. – Popular Adventure Tales by Mayne Reid
  2. My morning had been passed in watching the influx of the tide, and the grotesque efforts of the Maghrabis. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton