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    Default the tide is/goes out

    "The tide is/goes out." Does this have the same meaning as "ebb"?

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    Default Re: the tide is/goes out

    Quote Originally Posted by birgit33 View Post
    "The tide is/goes out." Does this have the same meaning as "ebb"?
    Tides ebb, which means they recede, so it would be equivalent to "The tide goes out". Once "the tide is out" it has finished ebbing.

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