Enter too soon before, or too long after slack tide, and we will get blown off the reef and possibly end up in a very dangerous position.
But later he began to put off payment, giving the excuse that business was slack .
Business was slack , unusual for that time of morning.
They say they have no idea when or how Beggs got into the country because of slack EU border controls.
The sea becomes still - it is slack tide.
Reeling the little Calcutta 400 quite quickly in the slack tide gave the eel just that little extra zip and fish attracting noise in the water.
Hanssen was slack about ‘tradecraft’ because he knew just how remote the possibility of discovery was.
Our spirits are willing but the flesh, alas, is slack .
The average occupancy rate of the hotels has exceeded 90 per cent, with significant recovery from an earlier slack business season.
On neap tides it's usually slack enough to dive an hour before this and up to an hour after.