Definition of 'at a low ebb'
Example sentences containing 'at a low ebb'
With his own tolerance at a low ebb, he found it difficult not to tell Agnes to keep her mouth shut.UNREASONABLE DOUBT (2003)
Not surprisingly, her creativity was at a low ebb, so she was doggedly blocking out basic shapes to use later.DEATH IN FASHION (2003)
The raid was at a low ebb, but there was a curious tension in the air, as though electricity had leaked like water.HUMAN VOICES (2003)
Synonyms of 'at a low ebb'
at a low point, at rock bottom, not successful, not profitable
Definition of at a low ebb from the Collins English Dictionary
Protect yourself from online fraud
What to look out for to stay one step ahead of scammers
We take a look at the etymology behind the word 'election' in the run-up to the UK General Election in June
Language expert Ian Brookes looks at the word 'election' and its origins.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.