Definition of coast

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • coast is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 7
  • coast is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 7
  • coast is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 8

Definition of coast


  • the act of moving smoothly along a surface while remaining in contact with it (noun)

    Examples

    1. the children lined up for a coast down the snowy slope

    Synonyms

    1. glide
    2. slide
  • the shore of a sea or ocean (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. sea-coast
    2. seacoast
    3. seashore
  • a slope down which sleds may coast (noun)

    Examples

    1. when it snowed they made a coast on the golf course
  • move effortlessly; by force of gravity (verb)
  • the area within view (noun)

    Examples

    1. the coast is clear

See definition of coast in Merriam Webster

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