Definition of waterside in US English:

waterside

noun

  • The edge of or area adjoining a sea, lake, or river.

    • ‘I always mix my groundbait at the waterside and always with lake water.’
    • ‘Probably they were already holding an unofficial market there by the waterside, and some may even have been residing there.’
    • ‘Always take your baits to the water in a insulated cool bag which will help keep the baits in tip-top condition during your stay by the waterside.’
    • ‘We stopped by a meandering path that led down to the waterside, and followed it barefoot to within good sighting range of the herd.’
    • ‘West Wiltshire District Council has agreed in principle to free up some land for the proposed redevelopment of the waterside area of Trowbridge.’
    • ‘A line of huge, fresh cat's paw prints led from the waterside, over the sand to a pair of feathery scrape-marks like angels' wings in snow.’
    • ‘I'm a big fan of waterfront cities: there's just something about chilling out on the waterside that I really love.’
    • ‘The waterside area is now home to numerous restaurants, boutiques and speciality shops.’
    • ‘It's a lovely way to spend time at the waterside, trying to catch what many feel is the most sporting fish in the ocean around the UK coastline.’
    • ‘When I meet a fisherman on one of my waterside rambles, he may mention birds I haven't seen.’
    • ‘We entered the waterside restaurant, and were seated at a small table near the back with a view of the water.’
    • ‘A quick jerk on his arm pulled him away from the spectacle and further away from the waterside.’
    • ‘The various waterside hotels offer all the usual watersports that can be found anywhere but the real thrills are under the water.’
    • ‘In fact, as we headed away from the waterside, it seemed to become warmer, and less dark.’
    • ‘How often do you change flies during a day at the waterside?’
    • ‘It could be the end of the decade before deckchairs and parasols appear, but the city has taken the first step to creating a waterside resort.’
    • ‘In a waterside hotel in the heart of the Home Counties, we can hear the rushing of the stream through open windows.’
    • ‘There were no bins in sight and perhaps the installation of these would assist in bringing the waterside up a grade.’
    • ‘The waterside gardens and pathway were conspicuously well presented.’
    • ‘There were a lot of rocks to pick through, and it was a ways down, but once I perched on the rocks by the waterside it was worth it.’
    seashore, seaside, beach, coast, coastal region, seaboard, sea coast, bank, lakeside, verge, edge, shoreline, front, shoreside, foreshore, sand, sands
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