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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The lowest level of water in a body of water, such as a river, lake, or reservoir.
  • n. See low tide.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The location of low tide on a coastal area.
  • n. The lowest stage of a river.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. The condition of an insufficient quantity of water in the boiler.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the lowest (farthest) ebb of the tide


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