ebb tide

noun

Definition of ebb tide

  1. 1 :  the tide while ebbing or at ebb

  2. 2 :  a period or state of decline

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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