Share this entry

coastline
American English: /ˈkoʊstˌlaɪn/
British English: /ˈkəʊs(t)lʌɪn/

Translation of coastline in Spanish:

noun

uncountable and countable
  • Example sentences
    • It has put up clear warnings about the dangers of the sea at regular intervals along this stretch of coastline.
    • It is claimed that on a really fine day it is possible to see as far away as Galway Bay up along the local coastline.
    • It would be a huge boost to the already booming tourist industry along the county coastline.

Definition of coastline in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score:
    Word of the day whippersnapper
    Pronunciation: ˈwɪpəsnapə
    noun
    a young, inexperienced person considered presumptuous or overconfident...
    Cultural fact of the day

    ESO (Educación Secundaria Obligatoria) is one of the stages of secondary education established in Spain by the LOE - Ley Orgánica de Educación (2006). It begins at twelve years of age and ends at sixteen, the age at which compulsory education ends. The old division between a technical and an academic education is not as marked in ESO, as all secondary pupils receive basic professional training.