riverfront
noun Date: 1855 the land or area along a river

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • riverfront — [riv′ər frunt΄] n. land along the shore of a river adj. near, at, or of the riverfront [a riverfront park] * * * riv·er·front (rĭvʹər frŭnt ) n. The land or property along a river. * * * …   Universalium

  • riverfront — [riv′ər frunt΄] n. land along the shore of a river adj. near, at, or of the riverfront [a riverfront park] …   English World dictionary

  • riverfront — UK [ˈrɪvə(r)ˌfrʌnt] / US [ˈrɪvərˌfrʌnt] noun [countable] Word forms riverfront : singular riverfront plural riverfronts a row of houses, or the part of a town, that is next to a river riverfront properties …   English dictionary

  • Riverfront — A riverfront is a region along a river; oftentimes in larger cities that border a river, the riverfront will be lined with marinas, docks, parks, trees, or minor attractions. Today many riverfronts are a staple of modernism and city… …   Wikipedia

  • riverfront — riv|er|front [ rıvər,frʌnt ] noun count a row of houses or the part of a town that is next to a river: riverfront properties …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • riverfront — [[t]rɪ̱və(r)frʌnt[/t]] N SING: the N, N n The riverfront is an area of land next to a river with buildings such as houses, shops, or restaurants on it …   English dictionary

  • riverfront — noun The real estate located along the edge of a river …   Wiktionary

  • riverfront — n. area of land alongside a river; section of a city bordering a river …   English contemporary dictionary

  • riverfront — /ˈrɪvəfrʌnt/ (say rivuhfrunt) noun 1. the bank of a river, especially at a town site. 2. the area of land near such a bank. {river1 + front} …   Australian English dictionary

  • riverfront — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : the land or area along a river; especially : an area (as in a city) devoted to business done on the river …   Useful english dictionary

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