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spring·tide

 (sprĭng′tīd′)
n.
Springtime.
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Noun1.springtide - a swelling rush of anything; "he rose on the springtide of prosperity"
gush, outpouring, flush - a sudden rapid flow (as of water); "he heard the flush of a toilet"; "there was a little gush of blood"; "she attacked him with an outpouring of words"
2.springtide - a greater than average tide occurring during the new and full moons
high tide, high water, highwater - the tide when the water is highest
neap, neap tide - a less than average tide occurring at the first and third quarters of the moon

springtide

noun
The season of the year during which the weather becomes warmer and plants revive:
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And, to complete the whole, Haidee was in the very springtide and fulness of youthful charms -- she had not yet numbered more than twenty summers.
Quoth Robin, "I understand not why those of thy kind live in such a manner that all their wealth passeth from them like snow beneath the springtide sun.
Athanase was fond of this solitude, enlivened by the sparkling water, where the fields were the first to green under the earliest smiling of the springtide sun.
The figure of the finch in "Aries" is reworked here in the image of the goldfinch, each one denoting the springtide wake of replenishment.
UK-based banking group, HSBC Holdings Plc (LSE: HSBA) (NYSE: HBC) (HKG: 0005), is planning to expand the availability of its mortgages through three new brokers, Springtide Capital, Alexander Hall and SPF Private Clients, an online report said.
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As well, some violence-prevention organizations, such as Nellie's shelter and Springtide Resources in Toronto, have sought expertise from disabled women in order to ensure that their facilities are fully inclusive.
India, April 20 -- In the Springtide of the Church this year it's Election Time in India.
The respondents came from a wide variety of community organizations, ranging from immigrant serving organizations to mainstream social agencies: Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation (CERA); Council of Agencies Serving South Asians (CASSA); Family Services Association (FSA); Ontario Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (ONPEA); Mount Sinai Hospital (MSH); Multilingual Community Interpreter Services (MCIS); Toronto Catholic District School Board (TCDSB); Toronto Police Service (TPS); Springtide Resources; and YMCA Arise.
The Project, which is funded by Ontario Trillium Foundation and managed by Springtide Resources, wasn't your typical research study.
Historically, the results in the Arab world remind us of the events in 1848, a year that was termed the springtide of nations.
The poems in the devotional section of The New Minnesinger follow an arc of belief, from gentle supplication and questioning doubt, to open challenge, and to a new pagan trust in the spiritual consolations of the natural world: "To me it is enough to know / The birds will wake and sing; / And the simple flowers of long ago / About my pathway spring" ("The Fresh Springtide," 3-6).