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British English: /kəʊst/
American English: /koʊst/

Translation of coast in German:


  • 1
    Küste Fem.
    on the coast
    an der Küste
    off the coast
    vor der Küste
    the coast is clear [figurative] (there is no danger)
    die Luft ist rein [figurative]
  • 2 (American English) the Coast
    die Pazifik- od. Westküste [der USA]
  • 3 (American English) (slide)
    Rodelbahn Fem.
    go for a coast
    rodeln gehen

intransitive verb

  • 1 (ride)
    im Freilauf fahren
  • 2 [figurative] (progress)they are just coasting along in their work
    sie tun bei der Arbeit nur das Nötigste
    sie arbeiten nur im Schongang [informal]
    he coasts through every examination
    er schafft jede Prüfung spielend
  • 3 (sail)
    die Küste entlang fahren

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