AskDefine | Define riverbank

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riverbank n : the bank of a river [syn: riverside]

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  1. The sloped sides of a waterway acting as a barrier between the water and level ground to either side.
    Don't play on the riverbank - it is too slippery!

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riverbank in French: rive
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