Origin of waterfront
Related Words for waterfrontbeach, coast, seashore, border, bank, sand, seaboard, waterfront, riverbank, shore, strand, shingle, seaside, oceanfront, littoral, seafront, ledge, embankment, levee, edge
Examples from the Web for waterfront
Contemporary Examples of waterfront
Venetians sip their coffee in quiet squares and walk their dogs along the waterfront with nary a tourist in sight.After the Wedding: George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin in Venice
Barbie Latza Nadeau
September 28, 2014
The vision for the waterfront restaurant (which has yet to name a chef) is boathouse-chic.Celebrities, Take Note: Anguilla Is Back From the Brink
Debra A. Klein
May 6, 2014
After HUAC and Waterfront, he writes of his exhaustion and doubts.Elia Kazan Was a Brilliant, Needy Pen Pal
April 30, 2014
Lennon had got the sailing bug on Long Island where he and Ono had a house on the waterfront.How John Lennon Rediscovered His Music in Bermuda
November 3, 2013
His new novel, The Big Crowd, is set amidst the violence and corruption of the crime-ridden New York waterfront of the 1940s.Mad, Bad, and Dangerous to Live In: Kevin Baker’s New York
September 23, 2013
Historical Examples of waterfront
The waterfront was empty, swept clean of all that I disliked.
On walks along the waterfront he would treat it all like a graveyard.
Walking now down the waterfront I met only a figure here and there.
More barrels, boxes, crates and bags to be piled high up on the waterfront.
As I went along the waterfront I felt a confused disappointment.
- the area of a town or city alongside a body of water, such as a harbour or dockyard
see cover the field (waterfront).