Coaster - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkoʊstər|  American pronunciation of the word coaster
Brit.  |ˈkəʊstə|  British pronunciation of the word coaster


- a resident of a coastal area
- someone who coasts
- a covering (plate or mat) that protects the surface of a table (i.e., from the condensation on a cold glass or bottle)


Set the glass on a coaster.

We went for a ride on the roller coaster.

The riders were getting whipped around on the roller coaster.

...dizzy from the spirally gyrations of the roller coaster...

The roller coaster climbs 91 feet and reaches speeds of 45 miles an hour.

Their relationship was an emotional roller coaster.

...the roller coaster built up momentum...

Her legs were rubbery when she stepped off the roller coaster.

Word forms

singular: coaster
plural: coasters
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