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riverside

[riv-er-sahyd] /ˈrɪv ərˌsaɪd/
noun
1.
a bank of a river.
adjective
2.
on or near a bank of a river.
Origin of riverside
1325-1375
1325-75; Middle English river-syde. See river1, side1

Riverside

[riv-er-sahyd] /ˈrɪv ərˌsaɪd/
noun
1.
a city in SW California.
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  • But the riverside noises were misleading and his imagination was on fire.

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  • Yet Dain was always about the house, but he seldom stayed long by the riverside.

    Almayer's Folly Joseph Conrad
  • The lonely idleness of riverside Drive stunned all her senses and arrested all her thoughts.

  • In a moment the settlement was again alive with people rushing to the riverside.

    Almayer's Folly Joseph Conrad
  • The number is about half way down the block that runs from upper Broadway to riverside Drive.

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British Dictionary definitions for riverside

Riverside

/ˈrɪvəˌsaɪd/
noun
1.
a city in SW California. Pop: 281 514 (2003 est)
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Word Origin and History for riverside
n.

c.1400, from river + side (n.).

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