Definition of tideway in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtīdˌwā/


A channel in which a tide runs, especially the tidal part of a river.
Example sentences
  • With 120 fish species, hundreds of thousands of birds, and a thriving fishing industry, the river now ranks among the cleanest metropolitan tideways in the world.
  • Its calls epitomise the atmosphere of the lonely marshes and tideways where it is found.
  • We were after roach and bream, and bream fishing has become excellent in the tideway in recent years.

Words that rhyme with tideway


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Syllabification: tide·way

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