located on the side of a lake: a lakeside resort.


land bordering a lake: a summer cottage on the lakeside.

Origin of lakeside

First recorded in 1550–60; lake1 + side1




a town in SW California, near San Diego. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • He hoped Helen might have news from the shanty by the lakeside.

  • There was a fire-engine, but it was nearly half a mile from the lakeside settlement.

    A Mortal Antipathy

    Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

  • But the ladies at Lakeside did not even betray this feeling.

    The Marriage of Elinor

    Margaret Oliphant

  • He discovered her as an infant in a basket of flowers at the lakeside.

  • Up to 1914 the gas boring of Lakeside had furnished all the gas required.

    A. D. 2000

    Alvarado M. Fuller