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meanings of undertow


  1. To pull down by, or as by, an undertow.
  2. To flow or behave as an undertow.
  3. To pull or tow under; drag beneath; pull down.


  1. A short-range flow of water returning seaward from the waves breaking on the shore.
  2. A feeling that runs contrary to one's normal one.