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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

wa•ter•frontˈwɔ tərˌfrʌnt, ˈwɒt ər-(n.)

  1. a part of a city on the edge of a body of water, esp. an ocean; wharf or dock section.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. waterfront(noun)

    the area of a city (such as a harbor or dockyard) alongside a body of water

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. waterfront(noun)ˈwɔ tərˌfrʌnt, ˈwɒt ər-

    the part of a city or town at the edge of a lake, river, or ocean

    a new museum built on the waterfront; waterfront property


  1. waterfront(Noun)

    The land alongside a body of water

  2. waterfront(Noun)

    The dockland district of a town

Translations for Waterfront

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


that part of a town etc which faces the sea or a lake

He lives on the waterfront.

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