upcoast

adverb

up·​coast ˈəp-ˈkōst How to pronounce upcoast (audio)
: up the coast

Examples of upcoast in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This is a landscape rolled and moved by the tides, each pebble lifted and dropped, lifted and dropped by the run and ebb, each advance and retreat carried a little farther upcoast. Andrew Liptak, The Verge, 31 Mar. 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1909, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of upcoast was in 1909

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“Upcoast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/upcoast. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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