ebb / ɛb /


ebb2 个定义

n. 名词 noun
  1. the flowing back of the tide as the water returns to the sea.
  2. a flowing backward or away; decline or decay: the ebb of a once great nation.
  3. a point of decline: His fortunes were at a low ebb.
v. 无主动词 verb
  1. to flow back or away, as the water of a tide.
  2. to decline or decay; fade away: His life is gradually ebbing.

ebb 近义词

n. 名词 noun

regression; decline

v. 动词 verb

subside; decline


  • ebb and flow
  • at a low ebb


  1. This flexibility allows Coupang to match its labor costs to the ebb and flow of business and keep things lean.
  2. The retailer selected the cloud-based platform to provide customers a personalized shopping experience, based on data reflecting their history with the company, and to respond quickly to the ebbs and flows of business.
  3. I’ve also found a number of ISPs claiming their older plans aren’t eligible for the EBB.
  4. People already enrolled in Lifeline can also get the EBB, but th EBB covers many more Americans.
  5. Lawmakers authorized the EBB in December as part of a $2 trillion coronavirus aid package.
  6. Ebb and flow, checks and balances, the center would hold, et cetera.
  7. Analyzing the ebb and flow of the race, Howie said Weiland has positive momentum but Rounds is collapsing.
  8. Perhaps this accounts for the ebb and flow of her popularity.
  9. But Shrier noted that undergarment trends tend to “ebb and flow.”
  10. Diplomatic relations between the United States and Russia are at a disturbingly low ebb.
  11. Having passed all the dangers, the ebb-tide very soon carried us out of the river into Hanover Bay.
  12. The ebb tide after noon was against us, and the wind being light, we were making no progress.
  13. We cross over the bridges that span salty channels, oozy and redolent of ocean and sea-weed during the hours of ebb.
  14. Russian opera was then at a low ebb, and he only went to hear his favourite work, A Life for the Tsar.
  15. Every emotion, unless it be that of love, must have its ebb; and by nightfall the settlers were returning to their old caution.