riverbank

noun riv·er·bank \ ˈri-vər-ˌbaŋk \
Updated on: 12 Apr 2018

Definition of riverbank

: the bank of a river

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First Known Use of riverbank

circa 1522

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Definition of riverbank for English Language Learners

  • : the ground at the edge of a river



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