coaster

6 ENTRIES FOUND:

coast·er

noun \ˈkōs-tər\

: a small, flat object on which a glass, cup, or dish is placed to protect the surface of a table

: a ship that sails along a coast or that is used in trade between ports of the same country

Full Definition of COASTER

1
:  one that coasts: as
a :  a person engaged in coastal traffic or commerce
b :  a ship sailing along a coast or engaged in trade between ports of the same country
2
:  a resident of a seacoast
3
a :  a tray or decanter stand usually of silver and sometimes on wheels
b :  a shallow container or a plate or mat to protect a surface
4
a :  a small vehicle (as a sled or wagon) used in coasting
b :  roller coaster

Examples of COASTER

  1. Set the glass on a coaster.

First Known Use of COASTER

1574

Rhymes with COASTER

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