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[riv-er-fruhnt] /ˈrɪv ərˌfrʌnt/
the land or property along a river; the section of a city or town along a river.
of or relating to the riverfront. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • Timbermen and loggers gather no more for revelry at the riverfront saloon.

    Blue Ridge Country Jean Thomas
  • When he had filled his pipe, he turned toward the riverfront.

    Caravans By Night Harry Hervey
  • Without glancing toward the junk shop, they walked on to the riverfront.

    Guilt of the Brass Thieves Mildred A. Wirt
  • The flash had temporarily blinded him, but reflexes honed in dozens of riverfront brawls took over.

    Shaman Robert Shea
  • The riverfront of this plateau is cut by sundry sloughs and ravines, which were at that time overflowed by back-water.

    From Fort Henry to Corinth Manning Ferguson Force
  • Even as he spoke, a loud crack not unlike the report of a gun, sounded along the riverfront.

    The Cry at Midnight Mildred A. Wirt
  • As the car sped along toward the riverfront, Penny stole quick glances at Burt.

    Saboteurs on the River Mildred A. Wirt

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