The tidal wave of progress, once repulsed, is not likely to subside forever.
A great Peruvian earthquake sent a tidal wave into the Red Sea.
That seething mob at Presho was only the spray cast by the tidal wave.
At any time a tidal wave is likely to sweep in from the frowning shores of Michigan.
The conventional returned as a tidal wave and flooded the citizen.
"It must be the tidal wave that Phyllis spoke about," thought Patty.
Most of them spoke of it as people talk of a tidal wave in China.
The tidal wave of Boxer uprising had reached and overwhelmed it.
Like a tidal wave the sorrow of the world seemed to overwhelm Louise.
And the blackness of night rushed over him like a tidal wave.