Translation of "tide" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /taɪd/ us /taɪd/

tide noun (SEA)

B2 [ C ] the rise and fall of the sea that happens twice every day

high/low tide 高/低潮
The tide is out/in. 潮退了/漲了。

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tide noun (CHANGE)

[ S ] literary a noticeable change in a situation or increase in a particular type of behaviour

We must look for ways of stemming (= stopping) the rising tide of protest. 我們必須想辦法阻止日益高漲的抗議活動。


uk / -taɪd/ us / -taɪd/ old use

a period of time

Yuletide 聖誕季節

(Translation of “tide” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)