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Synonyms for ebbɛb

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ebb, ebbing, wane(noun)

    a gradual decline (in size or strength or power or number)

    Synonyms:
    ebbing, reflux, ebb, wane

    Antonyms:
    surge, tide

  2. ebb, reflux(verb)

    the outward flow of the tide

    Synonyms:
    ebbing, reflux, ebb, wane

    Antonyms:
    tide, surge

  3. ebb, ebb away, ebb down, ebb out, ebb off(verb)

    flow back or recede

    Synonyms:
    ebb off, ebb down, ebb, ebb away, ebb out

    Antonyms:
    tide, surge

  4. ebb(verb)

    hem in fish with stakes and nets so as to prevent them from going back into the sea with the ebb

    Synonyms:
    ebb off, ebb down, ebb away, ebb out

    Antonyms:
    tide, surge

  5. ebb(verb)

    fall away or decline

    Synonyms:
    ebb off, ebb down, ebb away, ebb out

    Antonyms:
    tide, surge

Wiktionary

  1. ebb(noun)

    Antonyms:
    flow, flood

  2. ebb(noun)

    low, shallow

    Antonyms:
    flow, flood

  3. ebb(noun)

    to fall away or decline

    Antonyms:
    flow, flood

  4. ebb(noun)

    to fish with stakes and nets that serve to prevent the fish from getting back into the sea with the ebb

    Antonyms:
    flood, flow

  5. ebb(noun)

    The European bunting

    Antonyms:
    flow, flood

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. ebb

    The storm, the fever, the pain abates. Interest declines. Misfortunes may be mitigated, desires moderated, intense anger abated, population decreased, taxes reduced. We abate a nuisance, terminate a controversy, suppress a rebellion. See ALLEVIATE.

    Synonyms:
    abate, decline, decrease, diminish, lessen, lower, mitigate, moderate, reduce, subside

    Antonyms:
    aggravate, amplify, continue, develop, enhance, enlarge, extend, foment, increase, magnify, rage, raise, revive

    Preposition:
    Abate in fury; abated by law.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ebb(n.)

    Synonyms:
    regression, regress, retrocession, retrogression, reflux, refluence, return

  2. ebb(n.)

    Synonyms:
    decline, decay, deterioration, degeneracy

  3. ebb(n.)

    Synonyms:
    decrease, diminution, abatement, decrement, subsidence

  4. ebb(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    recede, retire, flow back

  5. ebb(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    decline, decrease, decay, wane, sink, fall away

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

reflux, eib, valley


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