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synonyms for ebb tide

  • diminishing tide
  • falling tide
  • outgoing tide
  • retiring tide
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His ear, his brain, his muscles take on a new joyous activity, and the tide of life rises higher.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
They climbed another dune, and came upon the great gray sea at low tide.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
It seemed; it truly seemed as if the tide of blue, grey, scarlet specks was submerging the enemy's strongholds.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
The blood rushed in a hot tide into the girl's pale wet face, and yet she shivered as if an arrow had pierced her heart.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
We were mere atoms in a vast wave of horn and bone and flesh that bore us onward as the tide floats driftwood.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Later, while we three cast-aways drifted with the bovine tide, he spoke to Piegan Smith.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Having passed all the dangers, the ebb-tide very soon carried us out of the river into Hanover Bay.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
The ebb tide after noon was against us, and the wind being light, we were making no progress.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
The tide was down; and sundry Arabs were regaling their naked feet in the mud, sporting and shouting.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
The animals had been left by the tide in holes of the rocks, from which we had some difficulty in extricating them.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
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WORDS RELATED TO EBB TIDE

  • dead low tide
  • dead low water
  • ebb tide
  • low ebb
  • low water
  • mean low water
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