Definition of beachfront in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbēCHˌfrənt/


[usually in singular] chiefly North American
The part of a coastal town next to and directly facing the sea: [as modifier]: beachfront property
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  • The storm crossed land near the same state-line spot where Ivan arrived, pounding beachfronts already painfully exposed by denuded dunes, flattened neighborhoods and piles of rubble that threatened to turn into deadly missiles.
  • He found that his home was without power, and water was starting to enter the beachfront property.
  • Be prepared for cold showers and no electricity in your beachfront digs.
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