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sea front

noun
1.
an area, including buildings, along the edge of the sea; waterfront.
Origin of sea front
1875-1880
First recorded in 1875-80
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  • A panorama of the sea front looking eastward from winter quarters.

    The Home of the Blizzard Douglas Mawson
  • To-morrow he will be a Mystery, and they will be looking for his body along the sea front.

    The Wheels of Chance H. G. Wells
  • He went out on to the sea front, and stared at the sea, and wondered what on earth his friend had been driving at.

    A Bachelor Husband Ruby M. Ayres
  • They walked along the sea front together, Chris silent and morose, with a little frown between his eyes.

    A Bachelor Husband Ruby M. Ayres
  • Walking alone on the sea front at Cannes in the warm and brilliant weather she had asked herself that question.

    December Love Robert Hichens
  • It is those upon the sea front that I would fain make certain of, for there will be the leader.

  • From the sea front the town rambled back with characteristically English irregularity of architecture to the downs.

    The Mystery of the Downs John R. Watson
  • When she reached the end of Whitethorn Gardens she turned to the right along the sea front.

    The Mystery of the Downs John R. Watson
  • The small island is very rocky, particularly towards the sea front.

  • He would walk with him to the sea front, and commence pourparlers with boatmen for the purchase of one of their boats.

    Kipps H. G. Wells

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