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  Words related to ebb

Related / Similar Words: reflux, ebbing, wane, ebb away, ebb down, ebb out, ebb off

 

Definition:
  • the outward flow of the tide;
  • a gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number);
  • fall away or decline; "The patient''s strength ebbed away";
  • hem in fish with stakes and nets so as to prevent them from going back into the sea with the ebb;
  • flow back or recede; "the tides ebbed at noon";

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    Part Meronyms: ebbtide

     

    Derivational Morphology: ebb away, ebb down, ebb out, ebb off, decline, go down, wane, ebbing, reflux

     

    Anagrams: bee

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: ebbe   Dutch: eb  
    Esperanto: refluo   Finnish: laskuvesi  
    French: reflux   Frisian: ebba  
    German: Ebbe   Italian: riflusso  
    Russian: отлив   Spanish: reflujo  
    Turkish: cezir  
     
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