Engelsk navneord: tidal wave
|1.||tidal wave (om begivenhed) an overwhelming manifestation of some emotion or phenomenon|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||A tidal wave of nausea.|
The flood of letters hit him with the force of a tidal wave.
A tidal wave of crime.
|Mindre specifikke termer||manifestation|
|2.||tidal wave (om begivenhed) an unusual (and often destructive) rise of water along the seashore caused by a storm or a combination of wind and high tide|
|Mindre specifikke termer||calamity, cataclysm, catastrophe, disaster, moving ridge, tragedy, wave|
|3.||tidal wave (om begivenhed) a wave resulting from the periodic flow of the tides that is caused by the gravitational attraction of the moon and sun|
|Mindre specifikke termer||moving ridge, wave|