ebb tide

noun

Definition of ebb tide

  1. 1 :  the tide while ebbing or at ebb

  2. 2 :  a period or state of decline

1782

First Known Use of ebb tide

1782


EBB TIDE Defined for English Language Learners

ebb tide

noun

Definition of ebb tide for English Language Learners

  • : the tide while it is flowing outward from the land

  • : a low point or condition


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