Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The bank or area alongside a river.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A bank or side of a river.
  • adj. At or near the side of a river.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The side or bank of a river.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The bank of a river: often used attributively.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the bank of a river
  • n. a city in southern California

Etymologies

river +‎ side (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • However, these trees is not juniper and grow along the riverside, which is feed by groundwater.

    The Tree in the Desert « Climate Audit

  • For a concert about peace, the riverside is the ideal setting.

    The Annotated "Uncle John's Band"

  • The bottom level below the bluffs along the riverside is the seat of the river shipping business, and has as well the usual fringe of low quarters; it is paved, and there is a broad public landing fronted by floating docks, wharf-boats, etc.

    The True Story of Our National Calamity of Flood, Fire and Tornado

  • Down by the riverside was another saloon for that sort of thing, kept by Pegleg McCarron, who would sell whisky to any one that could buy, liked rough stuff and with his crutch would participate in it.

    The Wrong Twin

  • For the Signal House was once a family mansion; later it was described as a riverside residence, then as

    The Vultures

  • By the riverside was a house on stilts, with an open door, from which the tourists saw two girls dive into the stream, and swim away as though the water were their natural element.

    Four Young Explorers or, Sight-Seeing in the Tropics

  • The riverside is a very popular location for hotels but accounts for only 3.1% of the serviced apartment supply, mainly because of the high cost of land.

    Bangkokpost.com : Breaking News

  • "It always creates a carnival atmosphere on the riverside, which is a beautiful location, and if previous years are anything to go by, there is something for people of all ages."

    Your Local Guardian | Sutton

  • Victoria Wharf. is one of the few sites on the Greenwich riverside which is in not owned by Morden College.

    Bessemer in Greenwich

  • But Ms. Yao now owns a modern riverside apartment in Pudong and marvels at its affordability compared with London.

    Shanghai's Pudong, Once Soulless, Rises Up

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