What is the difference between Curbside and Kerbside?

The difference between curbside and kerbside

is that "curbside" is adjacent to the curb and "kerbside" is the side of the road, along which a kerb runs.

curbside

kerbside

Adjective

  • Adjacent to the curb.

Exemple

  • Airlines now often limit curbside check-in to select passengers.

Noun

  • A location next to the curb

Synonyms

  • kerbside (UK)

Exemple

  • The City Council unanimously passed a bill yesterday that would sharply increase fines for people who steal recyclable material from curbsides […] .

Noun

  • The side of the road, along which a kerb runs.

Synonyms

  • curbside (US)

Examples

  • Kerbside Parking: This kind of parking becomes invalid as soon as the efficient use of road space is required. Street side parking contributes to accidents…
  • In the province of Ontario, the first kerbside recycling program was introduced in 1983. By 1987, programs were operating in 41 communities.