coast meaning

EN[koʊst] [kəʊst] [-əʊst]
  • A coastline or a seashore is the area where land meets the sea or ocean, or a line that forms the boundary between the land and the ocean or a lake. A precise line that can be called a coastline cannot be determined due to the Coastline paradox.
  • The term "coastal zone" is a region where interaction of the sea and land processes occurs.
  • A pelagic coast refers to a coast which fronts the open ocean, as opposed to a more sheltered coast in a gulf or bay.
  • While many scientific experts might agree on a common definition of the term "coast", the delineation of the extents of a coast differ according to jurisdiction,
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
      • Verbs
        • Intransitive verbs
      Related Links:
      1. en coasts
      2. en coasting
      3. en coastal
      4. en coasted
      5. en coastline
      Source: Wiktionary
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      Meaning of coast for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "coast" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb.
      Difficultness: Level 1
      Easy     ➨     Difficult
      Definiteness: Level 9
      Definite    ➨     Versatile