seafront
noun Date: 1879 the waterfront of a seaside place

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • seafront — [sē′frunt΄] n. the part of a town or other built up area facing on the sea * * * sea·front (sēʹfrŭnt ) n. A strip of land at the very edge of the sea, especially land desirable for a resort. * * * …   Universalium

  • seafront — ► NOUN ▪ the part of a coastal town next to and directly facing the sea …   English terms dictionary

  • seafront — [sē′frunt΄] n. the part of a town or other built up area facing on the sea …   English World dictionary

  • seafront — sea|front [ˈsi:frʌnt] n [C usually singular] especially BrE the part of a town where the shops, houses etc are next to the beach on the seafront ▪ a hotel right on the seafront ▪ a seafront cafe …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • seafront — [[t]si͟ːfrʌnt[/t]] seafronts N COUNT: usu the N in sing The seafront is the part of a seaside town that is nearest to the sea. It usually consists of a road with buildings that face the sea. They decided to meet on the seafront …   English dictionary

  • seafront — noun Seafront is used before these nouns: ↑hotel …   Collocations dictionary

  • seafront — sea|front [ si,frʌnt ] noun singular the part of a town close to the ocean where there are houses, hotels, etc.: a hotel on the seafront …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • seafront — noun (countable usually singular) especially BrE the part of a town where the shops, houses etc are next to the beach: a hotel right on the seafront …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • seafront — UK [ˈsiːˌfrʌnt] / US [ˈsɪˌfrʌnt] noun [singular] the part of a town by the sea where there are houses, hotels etc a hotel on the seafront …   English dictionary

  • seafront — noun a) The seashore, the coast. b) The waterfront of a seaside town …   Wiktionary

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