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  1. Bay of, an inlet of the Atlantic in SE Canada, between New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, having swift tidal currents.
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Examples from the Web for fundy

Historical Examples

  • Then the red biled up in his face and over his bald head like a Fundy tide.

    The Depot Master

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • Efter thet, the heads and offals 'u'd scare the fish to Fundy.

    "Captains Courageous"

    Rudyard Kipling

  • The Bay of Fundy was wonderful, with its strange dangerous tides.

    A Little Girl in Old Salem

    Amanda Minnie Douglas

  • He always had them there—no other country could match the tides of the Bay of Fundy.

    The Tribune of Nova Scotia

    W. L. (William Lawson) Grant

  • But the fishermen knew too well that the Fundy's arm was stronger.

British Dictionary definitions for fundy


  1. Bay of Fundy an inlet of the Atlantic in SE Canada, between S New Brunswick and W Nova Scotia: remarkable for its swift tides of up to 21 m (70 ft)
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