coastnoun [ C ]uk /kəʊst/ us /koʊst/
The accident happened three miles off the coast (= in the sea three miles from land). 事故发生在距离海岸3英里的海域。
coast to coast
- We drove down to the windswept Atlantic coast of Portugal.
- This particular stretch of coast is especially popular with walkers.
- The boat sailed down the coast.
- The ship lies off the coast of Spain.
- Thousands of day trippers flock to resorts on the south coast.
coastverb [ I ]uk /kəʊst/ us /koʊst/