ajjhottharati

to cover over, spread out, spread over, cover; to submerge, flood Vin.i.111; Ja.i.61, Ja.i.72, Ja.i.73; Mil.296, Mil.336; Dhp.i.264; Pass. -tthariyati to be overrun with (instr.), to be smothered, to be flooded AN.iii.92 = Pp.67; aor. ajjhotthari Vv-a.48 (gāmapadeso: was flooded). pp. ajjhotthata (q.v.).

adhi + ava + stṛ.