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verb tide pronunciation in British English /taɪd/
Word Forms
present tense
present participletiding
past tensetided
past participletided

phrasal verb

tide over

Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theytide over
he/she/ittides over
present participletiding over
past tensetided over
past participletided over
tide someone over to help someone to get to the end of a difficult period of time, especially by giving them money until they can get some more

Could you lend me £50 to tide me over until pay day?



a title used before a man or woman's name as a gender-neutral alternative to Mr, Ms, etc

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another way of saying congratulations, or that something/someone looks nice or fascinating

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