Definition of Coasted

1. Verb. (past of coast) ¹



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Definition of Coasted

1. coast [v] - See also: coast

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coasted

coast lily
coast live oak
coast polypody
coast rat
coast redwood
coast rhododendron
coast white cedar
coastal
coastal diving bird
coastal motor boat
coastal motor boats
coastal plain
coastal rein orchid
coastal squeeze
coastally
coasted (current term)
coasteering
coaster
coaster brake
coaster wagon
coasters
coasterware
coastguard
coastguardman
coastguardmen
coastguards
coastguardsman
coastguardsmen
coasting
coastings

Literary usage of Coasted

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1. The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides, Henry Dale, Thomas Arnold (1873)
"... they still coasted on, though it was late in the night, and arrived at ... and keeping closo under the shore of the Chersonese, they coasted ..."

2. Works Issued by the Hakluyt Society by Hakluyt Society (1847)
"... which is easily proved, because one of its four sides which I myself coasted in a direct line, from west to east, measures five hundred and forty miles. ..."

3. American Annals: Or, a Chronological History of America, from Its Discovery by Abiel Holmes (1805)
"Going on shore," but not finding sound,' and coasted along the north side of it ; object of their voyage, they sailed into a large but, not satisfied in ..."

4. Annals of the American Revolution: Or, A Record of the Causes and Events by Jedidiah Morse (1824)
"... they fell in with the north side of Labrador, and coasted northerly as far as the 66th degree of N. latitude, where they were stopped by the ice, ..."

5. The Chronicle of the Discovery and Conquest of Guinea by Gomes Eanes de Zurara, Charles Raymond Beazley (1899)
"hills,1 and a little beyond this, a great estuary.4 Five days more to the south brought him to the Western Horn,3 and on the other side of this he coasted ..."

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