Sentence Examples with the word tidal wave

The tidal wave of the Southern Ocean, which sweeps uninterruptedly round the globe from east to west, generates a secondary wave between Africa and South America, which travels north at a rate dependent only on the depth of the ocean.

The town occupies a narrow beach between the sea and bluffs, and was greatly damaged by an earthquake and tidal wave in 1877.

The present city is half a mile north of the site of the old town, which was destroyed by an earthquake and tidal wave in 1746.

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Such knowledge floods the soul unseen with a soundless tidal wave of deepening thought.

Carmen poured grain into the feeders and the smell of oats and honey brought a tidal wave of goats into the barn.