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1. slack

adjective. ['ˈslæk'] not tense or taut.

Synonyms

  • lax

Antonyms

  • waxing
  • inflate

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Words that Rhyme with Slack Tide

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  • complied
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Example sentences of the word slack-tide


1. Noun Phrase
According to the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, a slack tide is best for crabbing.

2. slack

verb. ['ˈslæk'] avoid responsibilities and work, be idle.

Synonyms

  • goldbrick
  • shirk
  • fiddle

Antonyms

  • energise
  • focus
  • obey
  • enliven

3. slack

adjective. ['ˈslæk'] lacking in rigor or strictness.

Synonyms

  • lax

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • rise

4. slack

noun. ['ˈslæk'] the quality of being loose (not taut).

Synonyms

  • slackness
  • play

Antonyms

  • expand
  • appreciate
  • lengthen

5. slack

noun. ['ˈslæk'] a stretch of water without current or movement.

Synonyms

  • slack water

Antonyms

  • classification
  • inflation

6. slack

verb. ['ˈslæk'] cause to heat and crumble by treatment with water.

Synonyms

  • slake
  • air-slake

Antonyms

  • end
  • levitation
  • defeat

7. 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))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. tide

verb. ['ˈtaɪd'] cause to float with the tide.

Antonyms

  • fall

Etymology

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