Synonyms for tide

Synonyms for (noun) tide

Synonyms: tide

Definition: the periodic rise and fall of the sea level under the gravitational pull of the moon

Similar words: periodic event, recurrent event

Definition: an event that recurs at intervals


Synonyms: tide

Definition: something that may increase or decrease (like the tides of the sea)

Usage: a rising tide of popular interest

Similar words: variation, fluctuation

Definition: an instance of change; the rate or magnitude of change


Synonyms: tide, lunar time period

Definition: there are usually two high and two low tides each day

Similar words: time period, period, period of time

Definition: an amount of time

Usage: a time period of 30 years; hastened the period of time of his recovery; Picasso's blue period

Synonyms for (verb) tide

Synonyms: tide

Definition: be carried with the tide

Similar words: drift, float, blow, be adrift

Definition: be in motion due to some air or water current

Usage: The leaves were blowing in the wind; the boat drifted on the lake; The sailboat was adrift on the open sea; the shipwrecked boat drifted away from the shore


Synonyms: tide

Definition: cause to float with the tide

Similar words: float

Definition: set afloat

Usage: He floated the logs down the river; The boy floated his toy boat on the pond


Synonyms: surge, tide

Definition: rise or move forward

Usage: surging waves

Similar words: flow, feed, course, run

Definition: move along, of liquids

Usage: Water flowed into the cave; the Missouri feeds into the Mississippi