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  Definition of tide
  1. the periodic rise and fall of the sea level under the gravitational pull of the moon
  2. something that may increase or decrease (like the tides of the sea); "a rising tide of popular interest"
  3. there are usually two high and two low tides each day
  4. be carried with the tide
  5. cause to float with the tide
  6. rise or move foward; "surging waves"
Similar Words: lunar time period, surge

 

See Also: tide over, bridge over, keep going

 

Hyponyms: high tide, high water, highwater, low tide, low water, ebbtide, flood tide, rising tide, leeward tide, lee tide, slack water, slack tide

 

Derivational Morphology: surge, billow, rush, spate, upsurge

 

Anagrams: diet, edit, tied

 

Language Translations:
Dutch: getijde   Finnish: vuorovesi  
French: marée   German: Gezeiten  
Greek: παλίρροια   Japanese:  
Polish: przypływ   Portuguese: maré  
Russian: прилив   Serbian: (high tide): plima  
Spanish: marea  
 
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