Definitions

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

  • n. The area adjacent to a harbor.

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  • adj. Located on or near a harbor

Etymologies

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harbor +‎ -side

Examples

  • More A Home Fit for a Princeling : A $32.4 million harborside mansion in Sydney

    Children of the Revolution

  • Sprinkled across Durban, in suburban houses, harborside flats and shantytown shacks, were females with debts to the Indian gangster.

    Let The Dead Lie

  • Scott Pasquini was still in the harborside restaurant when the second tower collapsed.

    Into the Story

  • Now, they toil away in enormous harborside warehouses, or along the industrial canals of nearby Schiedam just over the city line.

    A Design Tradition

  • You live there, so have more information than I, but a year ago when we were checking it out, the harborside homes that were going up were $1M oro (US) or so and the nice homes on the hillside were more than $250K oro.

    Are Foreigners Really Coming in Droves?

  • It's usually windy harborside, so you bring a sweater or jacket unless it's really balmy outside.

    Hong Kong: 48 Hours With Kids

  • If a billionaire buys a yacht with his tax savings, he creates jobs for the boat builders, the crew, and at the harborside brasserie that serves up his club pate.

    Nathaniel Frank: The Moral Subtext of the Bailout Debate

  • Li's $3 billion Cyberport envisions a community of high-tech homes, offices and Disneyesque exhibition halls, all connected by the latest optical fiber and coaxial cable on 64 harborside acres in western Hong Kong.

    A Jump-Start In Cyberspace

  • Did the ladies twirling their parasols as they walked along the harborside even notice, around 1905, when the battleships suddenly turned gray?

    The House on the Strand, by Daphne du Maurier. Book review

  • Thanks to the construction of the Elbphilharmonie, a dramatic harborside concert hall designed by the Swiss firm Herzog & de Meuron, scheduled to open in 2010, Hamburg is set to attract new attention to its musical institutions.

    Taking Classical Music in a New Direction

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