Definition of Tidesmen

1. Noun. (plural of tidesman) ¹



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Definition of Tidesmen

1. tidesman [n] - See also: tidesman

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tidesmen

tideless
tidelessness
tidelike
tideline
tidemark
tidemarks
tidemill
tidemills
tideover
tidepool
tidepools
tiderip
tiderips
tides
tidesman
tidesmen (current term)
tidewaiter
tidewaiters
tidewater
tidewater river
tidewater stream
tidewaters
tidewave
tidewaves
tideway
tideways
tidewrack
tidgy
tidied
tidier

Literary usage of Tidesmen

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1. The King's Customs by Henry Atton, Henry Hurst Holland (1908)
"The ancient practice was to put eight tidesmen aboard in the Downs, ... A tide-surveyor and eight tidesmen went on board, and at intervals during the night ..."

2. The King's Customs: An Account of Maritime Revenue & Contraband Traffic in by Henry Atton, Henry Hurst Holland (1908)
"The ancient practice was to put eight tidesmen aboard in the Downs, ... A tide-surveyor and eight tidesmen went on board, and at intervals during the night ..."

3. Burn's Justice of the Peace and Parish Officer: Containing the Cases by Thomas Chitty, Richard Burn (1845)
"... or any box or chest, be locked, and the keys be bid, euch officers, if they be of a degree superior to tidesmen or "Hen, may open any such place, box, ..."

4. A Collection of Statutes Connected with the General Administration of the by Great Britain, William David Evans, Anthony Hammond, Thomas Colpitts Granger (1836)
"... and if any place, or any box or chest,be locked, and the keys be. withheld, such officers, if they be of a degree superior to tidesmen or watermen, ..."

5. History of the County of Ayr: With a Genealogical Account of the Families of by James Paterson (1852)
"... &c., conveyed into the country before the said John Harper, and Robert M'Clure, and Andrew Crawfurd, tidesmen, could make up to the smugglers. ..."

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