Translation of tide in Spanish:
- 1 (Geography) we caught the first tidethe tide is in/outzarpamos con la primera marea altathe tide is coming in/going outla marea está alta/bajahigh/low tidela marea está subiendo/bajandoat high/low tidemarea alta/bajaen pleamar/bajamarcuando la marea está alta/baja
- 2 (current, movement) the rising tide of violencethe tide is turning/has turned (lit: at high or low water)la creciente oleada de violenciathe tide has turned in favor of an allianceestá cambiando/ha cambiado la mareato swim against the tideha habido un cambio de opinión, que ahora se inclina a favor de una alianzato swim with the tidenadar contra la corriente or a contracorriente→ time 1 1dejarse llevar por la corrienteseguir la corrienteExample sentences
- But access to the port basin lay through channels where the tide fell 32 feet twice daily.
- Sibyl glanced back at the rising and falling tides of the English Channel, and sighed with the grace of a heavy heart.
- The highest high tides, called the semilunar tides, occur twice a month around the times of the full and new moon.
- The structure would be built over the water, allowing the tide to ebb and flow unhindered.
- He related his own experience of how people can get caught out, unaware of the danger because it is the area nearest the shore that gets covered by water first as the tide comes in.
- As the tide ebbs the sea water starts to drain from the river, making visible the runs and likely lies of fish just in from the Atlantic.
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