Definition of lakeside in English:



  • The land adjacent to a lake.

    ‘this road hugs the flat land by the lakeside’
    as modifier ‘a lakeside resort’
    • ‘I haven't bought a CD in six months, it's taken these boys to tempt me back from my lakeside log cabin.’
    • ‘I have included a rare picture, for this series, of one of the steamers just coming to land at Stock on the lakeside.’
    • ‘Sprawl and malls are filling in the vacant lots and woodlands where we used to play; rivers and streams are culverted, channelized, and barren; and the coasts, lakesides, and mountains are spotted with trophy homes and locked gates.’
    • ‘The lake will be cleaned up and sediment removed and the lakeside landing stage and terrace will be repaired.’
    • ‘It's time peace returned to the tranquil lakeside track and people there started working together for the benefit of all.’
    • ‘The lake has several exceptional lakeside resorts, along with eight developed public campgrounds.’
    • ‘We were lucky to have a lakeside house when we grew up.’
    • ‘In the morning when the golden sunshine touches the snow-white peaks, thin smoke begins to rise over the tents by the lakeside.’
    • ‘At the lakeside beaches, lifeguards are on duty at least part of the day.’
    • ‘James and I walked for a while quietly until we came to a lakeside beach.’
    • ‘Charming, elegant and historic, the Baur au Lac occupies a prime lakeside position in one of Europe's cleanest and safest cities.’
    • ‘The world of the kid at the sleepaway camp, as well as the city gal at the summer lakeside resort, doesn't exist anymore.’
    • ‘His liberal-minded father tolerated his restlessness and arranged for him to work with the forest warden in a lakeside area outside Vienna.’
    • ‘When longtime friends gather for a weekend at a lakeside cabin, you know there's going to be trouble.’
    • ‘There is increasing concern that swimmers are ignoring warnings to stay out of dangerous waters, and in some areas vandals are removing critical lifesaving equipment from lakesides.’
    • ‘Access is certainly an important issue: as the Task Force heard, Nova Scotians feel very strongly that we all have the right to enjoy our seacoasts and lakesides.’
    • ‘The solution is to take the sewage away from the lake or the lakeside, and to change the land use.’
    • ‘We'll return to Pokhara and its beautiful lakeside bazaar and Kathmandu.’
    • ‘The opportunity shop supports every community group in Paynesville, so every cent will stay in the small lakeside town.’
    • ‘It's too much of a working town, with little of that old lake magic; only the eastern lakeside suburb of Suna still has a villagey feel.’
    seashore, seaside, beach, coast, coastal region, seaboard, sea coast, bank, verge, edge, shoreline, waterside, front, shoreside, foreshore, sand, sands
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