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coach

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of coach

  1. a person who trains performers or athletes <a coach who is highly respected by all of the baseball players> Synonyms trainer Related Words handler, manager; instructor, teacher, tutor; driller, drillmaster; adviser (also advisor), cicerone, counselor (or counsellor), guide, mentor




coach

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of coach

  1. to give advice and instruction to (someone) regarding the course or process to be followed <carefully coached her through the home-buying process> Synonyms guide, counsel, lead, mentor, pilot, shepherd, show, tutorRelated Words godfather; direct, engineer, steer, sway; accompany, attend, chaperone (or chaperon), convoy, escort, see, squire; oversee, superintend, supervise; drill, train; brief, enlighten, inform; instruct, school, teach, tutor; inculcate, indoctrinate; cultivate, foster, nurture





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