Synonyms for coast

Synonyms for (noun) coast

Synonyms: slide, glide, coast

Definition: the act of moving smoothly along a surface while remaining in contact with it

Usage: his slide didn't stop until the bottom of the hill; the children lined up for a coast down the snowy slope

Similar words: motion, move, movement

Definition: the act of changing location from one place to another

Usage: police controlled the motion of the crowd; the movement of people from the farms to the cities; his move put him directly in my path


Synonyms: coast

Definition: the area within view

Usage: the coast is clear

Similar words: scene, panorama, view, vista, prospect, aspect

Definition: the visual percept of a region

Usage: the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views


Synonyms: coast

Definition: a slope down which sleds may coast

Usage: when it snowed they made a coast on the golf course

Similar words: slope, side, incline

Definition: an elevated geological formation

Usage: he climbed the steep slope; the house was built on the side of a mountain


Synonyms: sea-coast, seacoast, seashore, coast

Definition: the shore of a sea or ocean

Similar words: shore

Definition: the land along the edge of a body of water

Synonyms for (verb) coast

Synonyms: coast

Definition: move effortlessly; by force of gravity

Similar words: glide

Definition: move smoothly and effortlessly