Definition of 'flood tide'
Example sentences containing 'flood tide'
It moved in inexorably like a flood tide, washing over the barriers, filling the hollows till he floated helplessly in its eddies.THREE KINDS OF KISSING - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES (2002)
In the half hour since the Petrels had pushed through, the flood tide had strengthened and the seas were chaotic.THE MAIN CAGES (2002)
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