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Spanish translation of “ebb”

ebb

/eb/
(of the tide) to go out from the land The tide began to ebb. to become less His strength was ebbing fast. ebb tide the ebbing tide They sailed on the ebb tide. at a low ebb in a poor or depressed state
estar en un punto bajo
She was at a low ebb after the operation.
on the ebb ebbing or getting less
estar bajando
His power is on the ebb.
(Definition of ebb from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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