He knew besides such words as "hawser," "bulkhead" and "ebb-tide."
Having lost their anchor, they were at the mercy of the ebb-tide.
It is never taken in nets, but buckets are used at ebb-tide.
It was but slow progress with the oars against the ebb-tide.
The company re-embarked in high spirits, and we had the ebb-tide to return with.
St. George was adrift on the ebb-tide himself did he but know it.
The Janson was hauled well up the dock, and grounded on the ebb-tide.
I could hear the blood in his lungs sobbing like the ebb-tide in the sea-weed.
Day by day the ebb-tide brought in the canoes of returning Crees.
They were like enough to carry the ebb-tide with them to the capes or even to outsail it.