Definition of riverbank in English:


Syllabification: riv·er·bank
Pronunciation: /ˈrivərˌbaNGk


  • The bank of a river.
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    • Water lilies grew along the riverbank as the stream of water flowed around trees that grew juicy fruits.
    • Water smacked the riverbanks in large waves from the impact.
    • Claiming they owned the riverbanks and the streambed itself, they routinely denied the public access to rivers and streams.

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