Definition of Riptides

1. Noun. (plural of riptide) ¹



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Definition of Riptides

1. riptide [n] - See also: riptide

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Riptides

ripraps
rips
ripsaw
ripsawed
ripsawing
ripsawn
ripsaws
ripsnorter
ripsnorters
ripsnorting
ripstop
ripstops
ript
riptide
riptides (current term)
riptowel
riq'a
riqq
risable
risaldar
risaldars
rise and shine
rise form
rise from the ashes
rise over run
rise time
rise to power

Literary usage of Riptides

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1. Miami & the Florida Keys Alive! by Lisa Simundson (2001)
"riptides are strong currents that can carry even experienced swimmers out to sea. When riptides are active, signs are usually posted. ..."

2. Road Trip USA: Cross-Country Adventures on America's Two-Lane Highways by Jamie Jensen (2006)
"However, swimming can be dangerous because of strong riptides. If you don't want to camp, or pay the parking fee, leave your car at the park entrance, ..."

3. Adventure Guide to Trinidad & Tobago by Kathleen O'Donnell, S Harry Pefkaros (2000)
"Watch for undercurrents and riptides be fore you go out too far or become tired. The waters around Trinidad can be treacherous, and they are often ..."

4. One America Indivisible: A National Conversation on American Pluralism and by Sheldon Hackney (1999)
"The strong criticism we heard showed that we were dealing with a topic linked to some powerful riptides and undertows in contemporary life. ..."

5. Costa Rica by Bruce Conord, June Conord (2006)
"Windy, warm and popular, but frequently has riptides. DRAKE BAY & OSA: Located next to the beautiful Corcovado National Park and accessible only by boat, ..."

6. Adventure Guide Costa Rica by Bruce Conord, June Conord (2005)
"Windy, warm and popular, but frequently has riptides. DRAKE BAY & OSA: Located next to the beautiful Corcovado National Park and accessible only by boat, ..."

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