Definition of "tideway" [tide•way]

  • (noun) A channel in which a tidal current runs.

Use "tideway" in a sentence

  • "Great West Wind Drift, setting squarely into the teeth of the easterly gale, kicked up a tideway sea that was monstrous."
  • "There were hills there, and a wonderful town upon the hills that followed the slopes down to the tideway; a magic town, built of white harbour walls and gleaming palaces beside the sea."
  • "Presently, just as the sun was setting, and shadows crossed the water, the sail (which had been gleaming like a candle-flame against the haze and upon the glaze) flickered and fell, and the bows swung round, and her figure was drawn upon the tideway."

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