water front

water front

[′wȯd·ər ‚frənt]
(geography)
An area partly bounded by water.
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While in San Francisco Halpin Frayser was walking one dark night along the water front of the city, when, with a suddenness that surprised and disconcerted him, he became a sailor.
But the Teamsters' Union took up the quarrel, backed by the whole Water Front Federation.
But now the Frisco teamsters and the whole Frisco Water Front Confederation is liable to back us up.
Concerning that night's ride, the man spoke most eloquently for himself, in a little shed back of a saloon on the San Francisco water front.
The whole Water Front Federation, along with its allies in the structural trades, had backed up the teamsters, and all had smashed down ingloriously.
Straight down the water front we boomed, Charley edging in till a man could almost leap ashore.
During the Water Front Strike, Freddie Drummond was somehow able to stand apart from the unique combination, and, coldly critical, watch Bill Totts hilariously slug scab longshoremen.
Tenders are invited for Providing sewerage and all other works contingent thereto from IREO Water Front upto Sukhmani Enclave along Sidhwan Canal Ludhiana
By National Day, we hope to finish 60 per cent of the mall expansion with the new plaza, food court and several new water front restaurants," said Merchant at a media tour of the mall.
The project is divided into four areas - Island, Lake View, Sea View and Water Front.
Their specialty is weddings where they have an exclusive agreement to do all the weddings on a beautiful water front estate.
Summary: Models showcased Elie Saab's breathtaking creations on board high-end yachts in "Yachting Premiere," an evening purely dominated by glam and luxury at the Beirut Water Front last week.