Synonyms for tidal_wave

1. tidal wave (n.)

a wave resulting from the periodic flow of the tides that is caused by the gravitational attraction of the moon and sun


2. tidal wave (n.)

an unusual (and often destructive) rise of water along the seashore caused by a storm or a combination of wind and high tide


3. tidal wave (n.)

an overwhelming manifestation of some emotion or phenomenon