undertide

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English underntid, equivalent to undern + tide.

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NounEdit

undertide (plural undertides)

  1. (obsolete) Synonym of undern: originally terce and the morning, later (Britain dialect obsolete) noon and the early afternoon.

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Etymology 2Edit

under- +‎ tide

NounEdit

undertide (plural undertides)

  1. Synonym of undercurrent.

ReferencesEdit

  • "undern-tide, n.", and "undertide, n.", in the Oxford English Dictionary, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

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