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

  • n. The seashore.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The area by and around the sea; bay; beach; promenade
  • adj. Related to a seaside.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The land bordering on, or adjacent to, the sea; the seashore. Also used adjectively.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The land bordering on the sea; the country adjacent to the sea or near it: often used adjectively: as, a seaside residence or home.

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

  • n. the shore of a sea or ocean regarded as a resort

Etymologies

sea +‎ side (Wiktionary)

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