coast verb translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "coast" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

coast

verb [I]     /kəʊst/ US  /koʊst/
to move forward in a vehicle without using the engine, usually down a hill (通常指下山时凭借惯性)滑行,下滑 At the top of the hill I switched off the engine and we just coasted down the other side. 在山顶,我关上发动机,我们就沿着另一侧的山坡顺势滑行。 Driving and operating road vehicles
to progress or succeed without any effort or difficulty 毫不费力取得进展;轻而易举取得胜利 While I struggled, my sister coasted through school with top grades. 上学时我总觉得很吃力,而我妹妹却一路学得轻轻松松,成绩一直很优异。 Making progress and advancingBecoming better
(Definition of coast verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
European Union – in or out? The language of the UK’s referendum
by ,
June 22, 2016
by Liz Walter On June 23rd, Britain will decide whether or not to remain part of the European Union (EU). I’m more than happy to bore friends with my own views on the subject, but the purpose of this post is simply to highlight the language of the debate. The precise question we will be answering

Read More 

Word of the Day

act something out

to perform the actions and say the words of a situation or story

Word of the Day

foodfie noun
foodfie noun
June 20, 2016
informal a photograph of the food that you are eating Foodfie on Instagram

Read More