Translation of "coast" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /kəʊst/ US  /koʊst/

the land next to or close to the sea

Rimini is a thriving holiday resort on the east coast of Italy. 裡米尼是義大利東岸一個繁華的渡假勝地。
The accident happened three miles off the coast (= in the sea three miles from land). 意外發生在距離海岸三英里的海域。
We spent a week by/on the coast (= by the sea). 我們在海濱渡過了一個星期。
coast to coast

from one side of the country to the other

We travelled across America coast to coast. 我們的旅程橫跨美國東西海岸。

mainly US in every part of a country

The visiting politician received coast-to-coast media attention. 來訪的政客受到全國媒體的關注。

(Translation of “coast noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)