Coastwise - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkoʊstwaɪz|  American pronunciation of the word coastwise
Brit.  |ˈkəʊstwʌɪz|  British pronunciation of the word coastwise

adverb

- by way of, or along the coast

adjective

- along or following a coast

Examples

He lives on the coast.

He's flying out to the Coast tomorrow.

The car coasted to a stop.

The airplane coasted down the runway.

The children coasted on sleds down the snowy hill.

They came coasting down the hill on bicycles.

After taking a big lead, the team coasted to victory.

He was accused of trying to coast through school.

She decided she could coast along without a job for the next few months.

The company is coasting on its good reputation.

coastwise winds contributed to the storm

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