boardwalk

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noun board·walk \-ˌwȯk\

Definition of boardwalk

  1. 1 :  a walk constructed of planking

  2. 2 :  a walk constructed along a beach

Examples of boardwalk in a Sentence

  1. the town's old-fashioned beachfront boardwalk has been a tourist attraction since the 1920s

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First Known Use of boardwalk

1839


BOARDWALK Defined for English Language Learners

boardwalk

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Definition of boardwalk for English Language Learners

  • : a wooden path along a beach


BOARDWALK Defined for Kids

boardwalk

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noun board·walk \ˈbȯrd-ˌwȯk\

Definition of boardwalk for Students

  1. :  a walk made of planks especially along a beach



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