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  1. tidal wavenoun

    an overwhelming manifestation of some emotion or phenomenon

    "a tidal wave of nausea"; "the flood of letters hit him with the force of a tidal wave"; "a tidal wave of crime"

  2. tidal wavenoun

    an unusual (and often destructive) rise of water along the seashore caused by a storm or a combination of wind and high tide

  3. tidal wavenoun

    a wave resulting from the periodic flow of the tides that is caused by the gravitational attraction of the moon and sun

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  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Every experience of life can make us either better or bitter. Each challenge can either make us stronger or break us totally. Every unexpected tidal wave can enable us to either sink or swim. The choice is ours whether we want to be a Victim or a Victor. Life is what we make of it - with the choices we make every minute. Make a good one!

  2. Rick Hutcheon:

    It's emotion, it's sentiment, and the market is getting pushed back and forth, let the tidal wave, the tsunami play itself out and then we'll figure out what's going on.

  3. Kensington Palace:

    Just as the Moonshot that (U.S. President) John F. Kennedy proposed in the 1960s catalysed new technology such as the MRI scanner and satellite dishes, the Earthshots aim to launch their own tidal wave of ambition and innovation.

  4. Willie Euper:

    At about 5:30 this morning, we heard a big boom on the side of our house, then all of a sudden it came in like a tidal wave, they told us about the big flood coming and everybody was kind of skeptical cause Ive been out here for 11 years and Ive never seen this.

  5. Byron Callan:

    It will be more about ripples than a tidal wave.

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Translations for tidal wave

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  • при́ливна вълна́Bulgarian
  • přílivová vlnaCzech
  • llanwdonWelsh
  • tsunami, flodbølgeDanish
  • Tsunami, FlutwelleGerman
  • παλιρροϊκό κύμαGreek
  • maremotoSpanish
  • vuorovesiaalto, hyöky, hyökyaalto, aalto, tulva, tulvavuoksi, tsunamiFinnish
  • raz-de-marée, tsunamiFrench
  • súnámaí, muirbhrúcht, tonn tuileIrish
  • nagy érzelmi hullám, fellángolás, cunami, szökőárHungarian
  • tsunami, marea, onda di marea, maremotoItalian
  • 大動揺, 津波, 潮波, 大変動Japanese
  • 쓰나미, 해일Korean
  • paisuma vilnis, cunamiLatvian
  • vloedgolf, golf, tsunamiDutch
  • tidevannsbølge, tsunami, flodbølgeNorwegian
  • tsunami, maremoto, onda de maré, ondaPortuguese
  • прили́в, океани́ческая волна́, прили́вная волна́, цуна́миRussian
  • flodvåg, tidvattenvåg, tsunami, tidvattensvågSwedish
  • கடல் அலைTamil
  • టైడల్ వేవ్Telugu
  • 浪潮Chinese

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