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tide-bound

[tahyd-bound] /ˈtaɪdˌbaʊnd/
adjective, Nautical
1.
(of a vessel) grounded or otherwise confined at low tide.
Origin of tide-bound
1905-1910
1905-10
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  • I know they used to get becalmed and tide-bound out here and the sailors would come ashore and raid fruit orchards.

    My Boyhood John Burroughs

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