shorefront

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

land along a shore.

adjective

located on such land: shorefront cottages.

Nearby words

  1. shore patrol,
  2. shore terrace,
  3. shore up,
  4. shore, jane,
  5. shorebird,
  6. shoreless,
  7. shoreline,
  8. shoreside,
  9. shoreview,
  10. shoreward

Origin of shorefront

First recorded in 1915–20; shore1 + front

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples 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