How to use Ebb-and-flow in a sentence
Gabriel sat in silent thought, comforted by the ebb and flow of the waves.
He also shows how his method may be used to determine some curious and long-discussed problems, such as the light of the stars, the ebb and flow of the tide, the motion of the balance.
The health of the city depends, of course, to a large extent on this ebb and flow.
The fragrant ocean breeze was chilly as it brushed his skin, and his movements fell into the rhythm of the ebb and flow of waves.
Intermittent springs exist in Weston, which are affected by the ebb and flow of the tide.Advertisement
As a result of the porosity of the rock, many of the wells feel the influence of the sea and exhibit an ebb and flow.
As they are subject to the ebb and flow of the Elbe, at certain times they run almost dry.
The ebb and flow of the tide is distinctly visible here, Taranto being one of the few places in the Mediterranean where it is perceptible.
The shore lagoons are, however, rendered healthy by the ebb and flow of the tide, which is much more considerable than elsewhere in the Mediterranean.
The Federal and Confederate forces controlled at this time different parts of the state; there was some ebb and flow of military fortune in 1864, and for a short time two rival governments.Advertisement
The greater part of the area of the town is occupied by gardens and plantations of palm-trees, intersected by a number of little canals, cleansed twice daily with the ebb and flow of the tide, which rises here about 9 ft.
The ebb and flow of the tides were, he asserted, a visible proof of the terrestrial double movement, since they resulted from inequalities in the absolute velocities through space of the various parts of the earth's surface, due to its rotation.
She didn't know what he was, only that the ebb and flow of magic and energy between them felt â€¦ natural.
Plans to develop a ebb and flow aero pod along the same principles are in the pipe line.
Thus we see in history a regular alternation of ebb and flow in the tide of human progress.Advertisement
Estuary - The mouth of a river where it broadens into the sea and within which there is tidal ebb and flow.
Don't be afraid to let the conversation ebb and flow.
The sound of the ocean was calming under the full moon, the steady ebb and flow of waves drawing him to sit on the beach.
The market reporters make some attempt to materialize the current gossip, and doubtless catch well enough the great movements in the ebb and flow of demand, but the sum of countless obscure transactions cannot be estimated.
Demand for a book may ebb and flow depending on many circumstances.Advertisement
This constant ebb and flow of energy, or constant change, relates to the yin yang concept of polarity.
Sit at an outdoor table and watch the ebb and flow of San Franciscans coast by.
Tide Pools - Shallow tide pools ebb and flow with water depicting the tidal action.
If you're looking for something a bit more specifically surf centered, you can try Surfboard Shack, although the selection seems to ebb and flow like the tides.
Depending on the ebb and flow of the tides, the crab decides how to best chart its course.Advertisement
While stories of the Loch Ness Monster seem to ebb and flow within the media, a new sighting or image of Nessie, as the creature is known, is usually all that it takes to prompt a new interest in this old legend.
Bottom line, it is fun to make shoes that respect the real shape and miracle of feet, and it is fun to participate in the ebb and flow of collective ideas as expressed in fashion!
Each program revolves around the lives and businesses of two or more powerful families, with other characters entering and exiting with the ebb and flow of various story lines.
But the ebb and flow of the business makes this impossible.
During active swimming months, remind young children to keep a close eye on the glistening surface of the water and these stinging rainbows who casually float, ebb and flow their way through the changing tides.
She didn't know what he was, only that the ebb and flow of magic and energy between them felt … natural.
Without touching him, she still felt the ebb and flow of energy.
He listened intently to the ebb and flow of these sounds.
Without rigid edges, this energy is able to maintain a constant ebb and flow.