shorefront

[ shawr-fruhnt, shohr- ]
/ ˈʃɔrˌfrʌnt, ˈʃoʊr- /

noun

land along a shore.

adjective

located on such land: shorefront cottages.

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Origin of shorefront

First recorded in 1915–20; shore1 + front
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Example sentences from the Web for shorefront

  • I think that there is hardly any place more fantastic than a Bermuda shorefront in the moonlight.

    The White Invaders|Raymond King Cummings