- the slopes bordering a river.
Origin of riverbank
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Related Wordsbeach, coast, seashore, border, bank, sand, seaboard, waterfront, riverbank, brim, embankment, margin, brink, strand, lakeshore, lakeside, shingle, coastland, seacoast, littoral
Examples from the Web for riverbank
Barry showed me his room—a one bedroom with a killer view of Riverbank State Park and the Hudson.His First Day Out Of Jail After 40 Years: Adjusting To Life Outside
January 3, 2015
Panka, we learn, doesn't have very warm clothes, and we spend a chilly night with him as he tries to sleep by a riverbank.The Forgotten Russian: The Genius of Nikolai Leskov
April 10, 2013
If the river starts drying up, those groups will need lobbyists more than ever, to defend their position on the riverbank.Is DC Real Estate Headed Up or Down?
October 23, 2012
At night, he would crawl to the riverbank to keep from drowning in his sleep.Ray Gardner Used Autism Training To Find William LaFever
July 14, 2012
The streets of London and the riverbank are packed with crowds, undeterred by the chilly day.River Pageant Underway in London
June 3, 2012
Mr. Gubb was not the only man in Riverbank to fall in love with Syrilla.
“You meet him at the Riverbank Hotel at eight-forty-five,” said Mr. Gubb.
See how the sand in the islands and on the riverbank is cracking!The Black Phantom
Leo Edward Miller
White Bear was surprised to see no one at the riverbank or about the lodges.Shaman
She was always, as the saying is in Riverbank, "interested in church."Dominie Dean
Ellis Parker Butler