undertow
[ˈʌndətəʊ]
NOUN
undertows (plural noun)
  1. a current of water below the surface and moving in a different direction from any surface current.
    "I was swept away by the undertow"
    • an implicit quality, emotion, or influence underlying the superficial aspects of something and leaving a particular impression.
      "there's a dark undertow of loss that links the novel with earlier works"
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How to use undertow in a sentence?
there's a dark undertow of loss that links the novel with earlier works.
I was swept away by the undertow.
How to say undertow in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Arabic (NOUN)تحتي
Bosnian (Latin) mrtvo more u luci
Bulgarian (NOUN)Ъндъртул
Cantonese (Traditional) 晻流
Catalan (NOUN)ressaca
Chinese Simplified 暗流
Chinese Traditional 暗流
Croatian mrtvo more u luci
Czech (NOUN)podtón, spodním
Danish (NOUN)understrøm
Estonian Põhja sisse
Filipino paílalím
Finnish (NOUN)alakynnessä, imu
French (NOUN)ressac, raz
German (NOUN)sog, Brandung
Greek (NOUN)αντίρευμα
Haitian Creole ral
Hebrew התחתי
Hindi निचली लहर
Hungarian (NOUN)hullámtörés
Icelandic undir Tí
Indonesian arus
Italian (NOUN)risacca
Japanese (NOUN)引き
Korean 물 러가
Lithuanian Cofająca
Persian خزنده،
Polish (NOUN)cofająca
Portuguese (NOUN)ressaca
Russian (NOUN)прибоя, откат
Serbian (Cyrillic) подводна струја
Serbian (Latin) podvodna struja
Slovak protiprúd
Slovenian pod morsko gladino
Spanish (NOUN)resaca, contracorriente
Turkish (NOUN)akıntı
Urdu پر لوٹتی لہر
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