Translation of "ebb" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /eb/ us

When the sea or tide ebbs, it moves away from the coast and falls to a lower level. (of the sea or tide) to move away from the coast and fall to a lower level

bajar, refluir

If a physical or emotional feeling ebbs, it becomes less strong or disappears. (of a physical or emotional feeling) to become less strong or disappear

He could feel his strength ebbing (away).
noun uk /eb/ us
the ebb

the tide when it is moving away from the coast

el reflujo
We’ll sail on the ebb.

(Translation of “ebb” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)



(of the tide) to go out from the land

The tide began to ebb.

to become less

disminuir, decaer
His strength was ebbing fast.
ebb tide noun

the ebbing tide

marea baja , bajamar
They sailed on the ebb tide.
at a low ebb

in a poor or depressed state

estar en un punto bajo , estar pasando un bache en la vida
She was at a low ebb after the operation.
on the ebb

ebbing or getting less

estar bajando
His power is on the ebb.

(Translation of “ebb” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)