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from coast to coast

Definition of from coast to coast

  1. :  from one coast to the other coast of a country or continent; also :  throughout such a country or continent <They traveled from coast to coast across the U.S.> <The space shuttle launch was on television stations from coast to coast.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the land near a shore :  seashore

    :  border, frontier

    :  a hill or slope suited to coasting

  1. :  to move along or past the side of :  skirt

    :  to sail along the shore of

    :  to travel on land along a coast or along or past the side of something

Seen and Heard

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of, relating to, or near a shore

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