high tide

high tide (plural high tides)

  1. The natural tide at its highest level for a particular tidal cycle at a certain place.
  2. The time of day when the sea has risen to its highest level.
  3. (figuratively) climax, culminating point or phase
  • rising tide
Antonyms Related terms
  • high and low tide
Translations Translations
  • French: mer haute
  • Russian: прили́в
  • Spanish: pleamar, marea alta
  • Russian: кульминация

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