quayside

noun quay·side \ ˈkē-ˌsīd , ˈkā- , ˈkwā- \

Definition of quayside

: land bordering a quay

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First Known Use of quayside

1778


QUAYSIDE Defined for English Language Learners

quayside

noun

Definition of quayside for English Language Learners

  • : the area of land next to a quay


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