beachfront

noun
beach·​front | \ ˈbēch-ˌfrənt How to pronounce beachfront (audio) \

Definition of beachfront

: a strip of land that fronts a beach

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Examples of beachfront in a Sentence

We went for a walk along the beachfront. the town's beachfront extends for more than a mile
Recent Examples on the Web For many years, staying on the Tel Aviv beachfront meant checking into one of the tired old chain hotels that line the promenade. Isabelle Kliger, Forbes, 19 July 2022 After Flagler’s guests requested a place to stay on the beachfront by the Atlantic, The Breakers came to be. Lilah Ramzi, Vogue, 19 May 2022 For the time being, the Magdalens have retained much of the unprotected sandy beachfront that draws tourists from around the world. Taras Grescoe, Smithsonian Magazine, 28 July 2022 The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to return ownership of prime California beachfront property to descendants of a Black couple who built a resort for African Americans but were stripped of the land in the 1920s. John Antczak, USA TODAY, 29 June 2022 The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to return ownership of prime California beachfront property to descendants of a Black couple who built a resort for African Americans but were stripped of the land in the 1920s. CBS News, 28 June 2022 The secluded beachfront properties feel more like guests are on a private island than at a resort. Melanie Swan, CNN, 2 June 2022 As a member of the Cayuga Collection, a sustainably minded group of hotels in Costa Rica, the property takes great care to protect its nearly 700 feet of pristine beachfront and nine acres of jungle canopy. Michaela Trimble, Vogue, 7 July 2022 Orange Beach has 27 lifeguards stationed along its eight miles of beachfront. al, 5 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of beachfront

1869, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of beachfront was in 1869

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Last Updated

14 Aug 2022

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“Beachfront.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beachfront. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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