- a pier, wharf, or landing place.
- (sometimes initial capital letter) a waterfront section in San Francisco: piers and seafood restaurants.
Origin of embarcadero
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Examples from the Web for embarcadero
It was the raft which the surveyors from the embarcadero had just abandoned.A First Family of Tasajara
He nodded half impatiently and made his way along the embarcadero.Port O' Gold
Louis John Stellman
The embarcadero, or landing, I think, is six miles from the Pueblo.What I Saw in California
He glanced backwards almost tenderly in the direction of Los Cuervos, and then turned his head towards the embarcadero.On the Frontier
As I was saying (when that minister switched me off), I was strolling along the Embarcadero.Turns about Town
Robert Cortes Holliday