riverside

[ riv-er-sahyd ]
/ ˈrɪv ərˌsaɪd /

noun

a bank of a river.

adjective

on or near a bank of a river.

Nearby words

  1. riverhead,
  2. riverine,
  3. rivers,
  4. rivers, larry,
  5. riverscape,
  6. riverview,
  7. riverward,
  8. riverweed,
  9. rivet,
  10. rivet set

Origin of riverside

First recorded in 1325–75, riverside is from the Middle English word river-syde. See river1, side1

Riverside

[ riv-er-sahyd ]
/ ˈrɪv ərˌsaɪd /

noun

a city in SW California.
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British Dictionary definitions for riverside

Riverside

/ (ˈrɪvəˌsaɪd) /

noun

a city in SW California. Pop: 281 514 (2003 est)
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Word Origin and History for riverside

riverside

n.

c.1400, from river + side (n.).

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