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

  • adj. Situated on or along a beach.

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to land bordering a beach
  • n. The land bordering a beach


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  • Q: People assume the beachside is a safe place, so they give kids there a really long leash.


  • Literally moments before he took the stage "beachside" at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, I joined Tedder on his tour bus and asked about his goals, overall work ethic, and whether he plans on taking time off soon after touring with the band and openers Alpha Rev this summer.

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  • Controlled by tight zoning rules, the "beachside" part of Vero is so exclusive that a recently launched local weekly newspaper aimed at the high-end market is named after its ZIP Code: Vero Beach 32963.

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  • It happened that during this time, King George IV enjoyed frequent retreats to the Royal Pavilion, his fanciful beachside palace in Brighton.

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  • A family friend, Jack, had what he called his surfshop, a smelly but exciting beachside design lab of sorts, where he was working on a sharkproof rubber wet suit, striped to mimic a poisonous fish he said even sharks refused to bite.

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  • Then, in 1979, along came Hurricane Frederick which basically blew Gulf Shores/Orange Beachside residential areas away and, after that, the developers moved in and, with the collaboration of greedy local urban planners, walled off those beautiful beaches with repulsive high rise concrete condominium developments and a beachside treasure of irreplacable charm and beauty was lost forever.

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  • El Bulli was a remote beachside restaurant on the Costa Brava.

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  • The seafood is fresh from the sea and it is a wonderful thing indeed to park yourself at a one of the beachside palapa restaurants and dine on blackened whole fish, lobster, shrimp, mahi-mahi, ahi-tuna, red snapper, fresh oysters and jumbo prawns fresh from the sea, accompanied by a large piña colada, margarita or a cold beer.

    Chacala: a Nayarit village on the beach

  • Mr. al-Suaydani, whose nom de guerre is Shekh Abu Walid-al-Maqdasi, was arrested Wednesday in a beachside neighborhood of Gaza City.

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  • ARTEKS Arquitectura have created a gorgeous sculptural shade structure at a beachside park in La Pineda, Spain that mimics the shape of real nearby pine

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