adjective, often capitalized

Definition of eastside

: of, relating to, or situated in the eastern part of Manhattan eastside tenements

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First Known Use of eastside

1882, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for eastside

from the East Side, the eastern part of Manhattan

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The first known use of eastside was in 1882

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“Eastside.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eastside. Accessed 28 May. 2020.

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