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Meaning of EAGRE

Pronunciation:  'eegur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a high wave (often dangerous) caused by tidal flow (as by colliding tidal currents or in a narrow estuary)
 

EAGRE is a 5 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: aegir, bore, eager, tidal bore
 
 See Also: tidal current, tidal flow

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ea"gre\, n. [AS. e['a]gor, ?gor, in comp., water, sea,
e['a]gor-stre['a]m water stream, sea.]
A wave, or two or three successive waves, of great height and
violence, at flood tide moving up an estuary or river; --
commonly called the bore. See {Bore}.

 

 

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