go/swim with the tide Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “go/swim with the tide” in the English Dictionary

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go/swim with the tide

to ​follow what everyone ​else is doing: I ​thought I'd just ​swim with the tide and ​leave when everyone ​else does.
(Definition of go/swim with the tide from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “go/swim with the tide”
in Chinese (Simplified) 赶潮流, 随大流…
in Chinese (Traditional) 趕潮流, 隨大流…
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