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1. flood

verb. ['ˈflʌd'] fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid.

Synonyms

  • make full
  • swamp
  • fill
  • deluge
  • inundate

Antonyms

  • influx
  • inflow
  • outflow
  • efflux

Etymology

  • flod (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • flod (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Flood Tide

  • oversupplied
  • subdivide
  • nationwide
  • misapplied
  • europewide
  • worldwide
  • westside
  • stateside
  • mcbryde
  • mcbride
  • malahide
  • macbride
  • complied
  • coincide
  • alongside
  • untried
  • supplied
  • subside
  • retried
  • replied
  • provide
  • preside
  • pool-side
  • misguide
  • liquide
  • implied
  • decried
  • confide
  • astride
  • upside

Sentences with flood-tide


1. Noun Phrase
In some places the flood tide rises quickly after a long period of several hours of low water.

2. flood

noun. ['ˈflʌd'] the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land.

Synonyms

  • alluvion
  • debacle
  • geological phenomenon
  • Noah's flood
  • flashflood
  • the Flood
  • inundation
  • deluge
  • flash flood
  • Noah and the Flood

Antonyms

  • success
  • unite
  • cheer
  • euphemism

Etymology

  • flod (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • flod (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. flood

verb. ['ˈflʌd'] cover with liquid, usually water.

Synonyms

  • swamp
  • submerge
  • flow
  • deluge
  • drench
  • spread over
  • inundate

Antonyms

  • arise
  • show
  • fall short of
  • float

Etymology

  • flod (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • flod (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. flood

noun. ['ˈflʌd'] a large flow.

Synonyms

  • overflow
  • flow
  • outpouring
  • stream

Antonyms

  • distributive
  • orderliness
  • order
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • flod (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • flod (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. flood

noun. ['ˈflʌd'] an overwhelming number or amount.

Synonyms

  • great deal
  • slew
  • passel
  • mass
  • muckle
  • mess
  • stack
  • mountain
  • flock
  • wad
  • plenty
  • tidy sum
  • deluge
  • mint
  • quite a little
  • deal
  • batch
  • pot
  • mickle
  • raft
  • good deal
  • spate
  • lot
  • peck
  • hatful
  • inundation
  • torrent
  • heap
  • pile

Antonyms

  • unmask
  • uncover
  • artifact
  • undress

Etymology

  • flod (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • flod (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. flood

noun. ['ˈflʌd'] light that is a source of artificial illumination having a broad beam; used in photography.

Synonyms

  • light source
  • floodlight
  • photographic equipment
  • light
  • photoflood

Antonyms

  • disorganise
  • disorganize
  • refrain
  • take

Etymology

  • flod (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • flod (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. flood

noun. ['ˈflʌd'] the act of flooding; filling to overflowing.

Synonyms

  • flowage

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • scarcity

Etymology

  • flod (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • flod (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. tide

noun. ['ˈtaɪd'] the periodic rise and fall of the sea level under the gravitational pull of the moon.

Synonyms

  • flood tide
  • tidal flow
  • rising tide
  • periodic event
  • high water
  • ebbtide
  • rip current
  • low water
  • highwater
  • undertide
  • undercurrent
  • flood
  • riptide
  • recurrent event
  • tidal current
  • slack tide
  • leeward tide
  • low tide
  • slack water
  • lee tide

Antonyms

  • low tide
  • flood tide
  • ebbtide
  • neap tide

Etymology

  • tide (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tid (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tiden (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. tide

noun. ['ˈtaɪd'] something that may increase or decrease (like the tides of the sea).

Synonyms

  • variation

Antonyms

  • empty
  • stand still

Etymology

  • tide (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tid (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tiden (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. tide

noun. ['ˈtaɪd'] there are usually two high and two low tides each day.

Synonyms

  • period of time
  • period
  • time period

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • unearned run
  • earned run
  • exempt

Etymology

  • tide (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • tid (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • tiden (Middle English (1100-1500))
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