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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. coast

    Bank is a general term for the land along the edge of a water course; it may also denote a raised portion of the bed of a river, lake, or ocean; as, the Banks of Newfoundland. A beach is a strip or expanse of incoherent wave-worn sand, which is often pebbly or full of boulders; we speak of the beach of a lake or ocean; a beach is sometimes found in the bend of a river. Strand is a more poetic term for a wave-washed shore, especially as a place for landing or embarking; as, the keel grates on the strand. The whole line of a country or continent that borders the sea is a coast. Shore is any land, whether cliff, or sand, or marsh, bordering water. We do not speak of the coast of a river, nor of the banks of the ocean, tho there may be banks by or under the sea. Edge is the line where land and water meet; as, the water's edge. Brink is the place from which one may fall; as, the river's brink; the brink of a precipice; the brink of ruin.

    Synonyms:
    bank, beach, border, bound, brim, brink, edge, marge, margin, rim, shore, strand

Princeton's WordNet

  1. seashore, coast, seacoast, sea-coastnoun

    the shore of a sea or ocean

    Synonyms:
    slide, sea-coast, glide, seacoast, seashore

  2. coastnoun

    a slope down which sleds may coast

    "when it snowed they made a coast on the golf course"

    Synonyms:
    slide, sea-coast, glide, seacoast, seashore

  3. coastnoun

    the area within view

    "the coast is clear"

    Synonyms:
    slide, sea-coast, glide, seacoast, seashore

  4. slide, glide, coastverb

    the act of moving smoothly along a surface while remaining in contact with it

    "his slide didn't stop until the bottom of the hill"; "the children lined up for a coast down the snowy slope"

    Synonyms:
    seashore, semivowel, chute, sailing, slide, microscope slide, sea-coast, slideway, sliding board, swoop, lantern slide, soaring, gliding, seacoast, glide, playground slide, sailplaning, sloping trough

  5. coastverb

    move effortlessly; by force of gravity

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. coastnoun

    Synonyms:
    [Rare.] border, frontier

  2. coastnoun

    Synonyms:
    shore, beach, strand, seaboard, seaside, seacoast

  3. coastverb

    Synonyms:
    sail along the coast

  4. coastverb

    Synonyms:
    slide down a hill (on a sled)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. coastnoun

    Synonyms:
    seashore, seaboard, seaside, shore, strand, beach

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. COAST

    Synonyms:
    Heparin-COAted Stents in Small Coronary Arteries Trial

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How to use coast in a sentence?

  1. Don Lemon:

    We are all safe. And we thank the Coast Guard and law enforcement for stopping this in time.

  2. Jackie Trad:

    Apart from Sunshine Coast, we are still seeing fires right throughout the state.

  3. President Biden:

    My message to the people of the Gulf Coast, who I’m going to visit tomorrow: We are here for you, and we’re making sure the response and recovery is equitable so that those hit hardest get the resources they need and are not left behind.

  4. Steve Bernal:

    For her to survive for seven days, on the coast, with waves crashing over you at times with injuries that she had is amazing, she was a fighter, she had the will to survive. Most people in that situation probably wouldn't have lasted that long, but she was a fighter and she had the will to live.

  5. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe:

    There was a request from President Benigno Aquino regarding the provision of large patrol vessels to the Philippine Coast Guard and Japan would like to consider the specifics.


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