flood tide


flood tide

noun

Definition of FLOOD TIDE

a great flow of water or of something that overwhelms <the flood tide of bad manners that seems to be inundating contemporary society>
Near Antonyms dribble, drip, trickle
Antonyms drought (also drouth)

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up flood tide? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).