Part of speech:
Bordering on the sea
Related to a seaside.
The definition of waterfront is land or a dock area that is located directly on a body of water such as a river, lake or ocean.
Of, relating to, or located in the interior part of a country or region:
At, on, or close to the margin or border
Relating to a system of inland wetlands and deep-water habitats associated with nontidal flowing water, characterized by the absence of trees, shrubs, or emergent vegetation.
Relating to or inhabiting the banks of a natural course of water. Riparian zones are ecologically diverse and contribute to the health of other aquatic ecosystems by filtering out pollutants and preventing erosion. Salmon in the Pacific Northwest feed off riparian insects; trees such as the black walnut, the American sycamore, and the cottonwood thrive in riparian environments.
Relating to the coastal zone between the limits of high and low tides. The littoral zone is subject to a wide range of environmental conditions, including high-energy wave action and intermittent periods of flooding and drying along with the associated fluctuations in exposure to solar radiation and extremes of temperature.
Of, having, caused by, determined by, or dependent on a tide or tides
Growing in marshes
Find another word for coastal. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for coastal, like: seaboard, seaside, bordering, waterfront, beachfront, inland, shoreward, marginal, riverine, riparian and littoral.