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Synonyms for coast
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seashore, coast, seacoast, sea-coast(noun)

    the shore of a sea or ocean

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

  2. coast(noun)

    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. coast(noun)

    the area within view

    "the coast is clear"

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

  4. slide, glide, coast(verb)

    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. coast(verb)

    move effortlessly; by force of gravity

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. coast(n.)

    Synonyms:
    [Rare.] border, frontier

  2. coast(n.)

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

  3. coast(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    sail along the coast

  4. coast(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    slide down a hill (on a sled)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. coast(n)

    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. 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.

  2. Zhang Baohui:

    Now the islands are complete, I think we will see a degree of caution in Beijing's next moves, sustaining that presence so far from the Chinese coast is a massive undertaking, and I think the deployment of troops and jet fighters would really cross a threshold for China's neighbors.

  3. Coast Guard:

    The Coast Guard does not recommend anyone taking to the seas in vessels that are not seaworthy. The vessels are often overloaded, the seas are unpredictable and the risk of loss of life is too great.

  4. Barry Svrluga:

    He was in the Navy and he was in a sub-chaser ship, he describes in these journals these night-after-night runs to the coast of France to set buoy markers.

  5. Arezo Malakooti:

    A migrant might need 50 or 60 attempts before making it to the Spanish coast.

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