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Definition 1: the occurrence of incoming water (between a low tide and the following high tide) - [noun denoting event]

Samples where flood tide or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a tide in the affairs of men which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune

Synonyms for flood tide in the sense of this definition

(flood tide is a kind of ...) the periodic rise and fall of the sea level under the gravitational pull of the moon

Definition 2: the highest point of anything conceived of as growing or developing or unfolding - [noun denoting event]

Samples where flood tide or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the climax of the artist's career
  • in the flood tide of his success

Synonyms for flood tide in the sense of this definition

(flood tide is a kind of ...) an event that occurs at a critical time

"at such junctures he always had an impulse to leave" "it was needed only on special occasions"

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