springtide

Definitions of springtide
  1. noun
    a swelling rush of anything
    “he rose on the springtide of prosperity”
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    type of:
    flush, gush, outpouring
    a sudden rapid flow (as of water)
  2. noun
    a greater than average tide occurring during the new and full moons
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    Antonyms:
    neap, neap tide
    a less than average tide occurring at the first and third quarters of the moon
    type of:
    high tide, high water, highwater
    the tide when the water is highest
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