Esplanade - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌespləˈneɪd|  American pronunciation of the word esplanade
Brit.  |ˌɛspləˈneɪd|  British pronunciation of the word esplanade

noun

- a long stretch of open level ground (paved or grassy) for walking beside the seashore

Examples

a tree-lined esplanade by the river

...we decided to lazily perambulate the entire length of the esplanade and enjoy the fresh air...

Word forms

noun
singular: esplanade
plural: esplanades
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