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quayside Line breaks: quay|side
Pronunciation: /ˈkiːsʌɪd/

Definition of quayside in English:


A quay and the area around it.
Example sentences
  • The harbour has both a commercial quayside and marina which was crowded with expensive yachts and cruisers.
  • Over 100 three and four-masted sailing ships will be berthed on the quayside here for over a week.
  • The museum does not own mooring rights at the quayside, but its support is regarded as vital for any attraction wishing to move there.

Words that rhyme with quayside

seaside, Teesside

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