noun, often attributive
curb·​side | \ ˈkərb-ˌsīd How to pronounce curbside (audio) \

Definition of curbside

1 : the side of a pavement bordered by a curb

Examples of curbside in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web LaCour represents Secretary of State John Merrill, who opposes efforts to offer curbside voting for the runoff. Mike Cason |, al, "Plaintiffs ask Clarence Thomas to let curbside voting order stand," 2 July 2020 Third Space curbside pickup is from 2 to 6 p.m. Thursday and 2 to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Kathy Flanigan, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "He created the Black Is Beautiful beer initiative. Here's what he hopes happens next.," 2 July 2020 Dick’s Sporting Goods has comfort masks and balaclavas available with contact-free curbside pick up or free shipping for orders of $49 or more. oregonlive, "Patriotic, ‘Hamilton’ and other colorful face masks have you covered to celebrate the Fourth of July," 1 July 2020 One of the best features, Spradlin said, is the large curbside pick-up area for customers that want to shop online and have their groceries conveniently brought out to their vehicles. Tracy Maness, Houston Chronicle, "H-E-B Spring Green Market opens in Richmond," 24 June 2020 The city estimates 150,000 to 300,000 additional workers will return to their jobs Monday, two weeks after reopening began with construction, curbside-pickup retail, wholesaling and manufacturing. Editors, USA TODAY, "Apple's WWDC, NASCAR, Disney World's resort hotels return: 5 things to know Tuesday," 22 June 2020 Offerings: Takeout, curbside and delivery (in-house, with a 5-mile radius). Dominic Armato, azcentral, "Sushi and sashimi for takeout? Here's how a new downtown Phoenix restaurant does it right," 17 June 2020 The Memorial Drive location will reopen on Wednesday, June 17, with staff from other Dish Society locations and will only operate curbside and delivery from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Ryan Nickerson, Houston Chronicle, "Three Dish Society employees test positive for COVID-19," 17 June 2020 Beginning Thursday, the majority of stores in New York City's iconic Fifth Avenue district will reopen for curbside and in-store pickup, after temporarily shutting down for three months as part of New York’s stay-at-home order. NBC News, "Coachella and Stagecoach music festivals officially canceled," 12 June 2020

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First Known Use of curbside

1946, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Curbside.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jul. 2020.

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