- The definition of a riverbank is the land above the edge of a river.
An example of a riverbank is where you would put out a blanket next to a river for a picnic.
A family enjoy a picnic on the riverbank.
riverbank definition by Webster's New World
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a stretch of land, usually rising, at the edge of a river
riverbank definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The bank of a river.