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English Synonyms and Antonyms1.9 / 7 votes
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.
bank, beach, border, bound, brim, brink, edge, marge, margin, rim, shore, strand
Princeton's WordNet2.5 / 2 votes
seashore, coast, seacoast, sea-coastnoun
the shore of a sea or ocean
a slope down which sleds may coast
"when it snowed they made a coast on the golf course"
the area within view
"the coast is clear"
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"
seashore, semivowel, chute, sailing, slide, microscope slide, sea-coast, slideway, sliding board, swoop, lantern slide, soaring, gliding, seacoast, glide, playground slide, sailplaning, sloping trough
move effortlessly; by force of gravity
Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes
sail along the coast
slide down a hill (on a sled)
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PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes
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How to use coast in a sentence?
While we can't promise you the sun, sand and sea of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, we can offer you youth, energy, creativity and a love of sport.
The issue of water availability (or the lack of it) has often been mentioned by researchers who work on Rapa Nui/Easter Island, when we started to examine the details of the hydrology, we began to notice that freshwater access and statue location were tightly linked together. It wasnt obvious when walking around--with the water emerging at the coast during low tide, one doesnt necessarily see obvious indications of water. File photo - Statues at Anakena Beach, Easter Island, Chile. (Photo by Eric LAFFORGUE/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images) Places without ahu/moai showed no freshwater, he added. The pattern was striking and surprising in how consistent it was. Researchers had already identified groundwater discharge in coastal areas as a key factor in the statues placement on Easter Islands coast. In the latest stage of the research, experts examined how the availability of freshwater in certain areas was linked to the methods and means of building the statues. EASTER ISLANDS ANCIENT CIVILIZATION WAS NOT DESTROYED BY WARFARE, EXPERTS SAY Around 900 statues, or moai, are dotted around Easter Island. Circa 1955: Two ancient statues of uncertain origin on Easter Island, in the South Pacific Ocean. (Photo by Richard Harrington/Three Lions/Getty Images).
We went to the Ivory Coast on a mission to help the people of Abidjan, and to find ourselves arrested and in jail as a result has been a terrible ordeal for ourselves and our families.
It was the northernmost sea snake ever documented in the Pacific Coast of North America.
People come from around the world to visit our coast.
Translations for coast
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- oewer, kusAfrikaans
- ساحل, هبوط تلة, شاطئ, تلةArabic
- морски бряг, крайбрежиеBulgarian
- costaCatalan, Valencian
- pobřeží, břehCzech
- goror, mordir, arfordirWelsh
- kyst, bred, strandDanish
- ακρογιαλιά, γιαλός, ακτή, παραλίαGreek
- litoral, perecear, costa, deslizar, navegarSpanish
- rand, rannikEstonian
- دریاکنار, ساحلPersian
- ottaa rennosti, liukua, rannikko, merenrannikkoFinnish
- caboter, côteFrench
- iggeWestern Frisian
- cladachScottish Gaelic
- שְׂפַת הַיָּם, חוֹף, חוֹף יָםHebrew
- सीमा, कनारा, सागरतट, तट, समुद्रतटHindi
- tengerpart, part, partvidékHungarian
- costa, costiera, litoraleItalian
- ზღვის პირი, ნაპირიGeorgian
- sissaqKalaallisut, Greenlandic
- 연안, 해안Korean
- orarius, acta, limbus, ora, litusLatin
- krasts, piekrasteLatvian
- тэнгисийн эрэг, далайн хевее, хаялга, далайн эрэгMongolian
- kust, zeekant, zeekust, kustlijnDutch
- kyst, strandNorwegian
- wybrzeże, zjazd, brzeg, tor bobslejowyPolish
- beira, costaPortuguese
- hotar, coborâre la vale, liman, limită, coastă, țărm de mare, malRomanian
- побережье, морской берегRussian
- обала, obalaSerbo-Croatian
- morský breh, nezaberajúci, pobrežie mora, klesajúci, plávať pozdĺž pobrežia, pobrežie, stúpajúciSlovak
- breg, bregdetAlbanian
- gräns mot hav, kust, strandSwedish
- mapwa, mapwaji, puani, pwani, ufukoSwahili
- ชายฝั่ง, ทางลาดเอียงThai
- baybayin, pampangTagalog
- sahil, kızakla yokuştan kayma, deniz kıyısı, kıyı, kızak için uygun yokuş, deniz kenarıTurkish
- déngiz yaqisiUyghur, Uighur
- کنارہ, تٹ, ساگرتٹUrdu
- sự lao dốc, bờ biển, đường lao, sự lao xuốngVietnamese
- ברעג, ברעג טײַךYiddish
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