riverbank


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riv·er·bank

 (rĭv′ər-băngk′)
n.
The bank of a river.

riv•er•bank

(ˈrɪv ərˌbæŋk)

n.
the slopes bordering a river.
[1555–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.riverbank - the bank of a riverriverbank - the bank of a river      
bank - sloping land (especially the slope beside a body of water); "they pulled the canoe up on the bank"; "he sat on the bank of the river and watched the currents"
Translations
folyópart

riverbank

[ˈrɪvəbæŋk]
A. Norilla f, ribera f
B. ADJribereño

riverbank

[ˈrɪvəˌbæŋk] nsponda (del fiume), argine m
References in classic literature ?
So the Woodman took his axe and began to chop down small trees to make a raft, and while he was busy at this the Scarecrow found on the riverbank a tree full of fine fruit.
Next day, overtaking the army, he went in a carriage to the Niemen, and, changing into a Polish uniform, he drove to the riverbank in order to select a place for the crossing.
Looking back, I saw the other Martians advancing with gigantic strides down the riverbank from the direction of Chertsey.
The group of men down under the riverbank fell back when they saw a woman coming, and one of them threw a tarpaulin over the stretcher.
Police officers dived in to try to rescue the teenagers, but the two were only dragged clear when the car was pulled by firefighters to the riverbank.
announced today that it has been named to market for sale Riverbank West, a 44-story, 418-unit luxury residential building in Manhattan's West 42nd Street Corridor.
An important riverbank stabilization project is now complete on Lyndale Drive, which improves the reliability of the citys primary dike, protects the road and nearby utilities while at the same time enhances the riverbank area.
South Wales Police and fire services were called to Jacksons Bridge after the youth reportedly fell from the bridge over the River Taff onto the riverbank.
COVENTRY special school Riverbank Academy will be the first of its kind in the West Midlands when staff and pupils move into a shared building with a mainstream secondary school.
Sta and volunteers from Durham Cathedral Heritage Woodlands and Riverbanks project, Radisson Blu Hotel, and Durham County Council's civic pride and clean and green teams have joined forces to litter pick the city riverbank from e Sands area to Prebends Bridge.
A LAMB trapped in mud on a riverbank was helped to safety by coastguards.
VAUXHALL MG won six of eight matches in the Border Winter League Series and were top of the league at every stage - only to get pipped for the title by Riverbank Normark.