eastside

adjective

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

Word History

Etymology

from the East Side, the eastern part of Manhattan

First Known Use

1882, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
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 21 Feb. 2024.

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