Definition of East coast

1. Noun. The eastern seaboard of the United States (especially the strip between Boston and Washington D.C.).




Definition of East coast

1. Adjective. of or relating to the eastern seaboard of the United States. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

East Coast Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: East Coast Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of East Coast

East Africa
East African
East African sleeping sickness
East African trypanosomiasis
East Africans
East Asia
East Asian
East Asians
East Berlin
East Berliner
East Berliners
East Bird's Head
East Chadic
East China Sea
East Coast
East Coast fever
East End
East Flanders
East Flemish
East Frisia
East Frisian
East German
East Germanic
East Germanic language
East Germans
East Germany
East India
East India Company
East India kino

Literary usage of East coast

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain) (1907)
"2600, Leeward islands:—San Domingo to Dominica. 525, Gulf of Mexico :—Boca Grande cay to Tortugas cays. 1829, South America, east coast :— Babia Blanca to ..."

2. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1885)
"South America, east coast:—Rio de la Plata to Rio Negro. 2411. ... North America, east coast. Coast of Labrador from Cape St. Charles to Sandwich Bay. ..."

3. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1882)
"888, South America, east coast :—Rio Mossoro to San Roque. 376, Newfoundland :—Broyle harbour to ... 2880, North America, east coast :—New Bedford harbour. ..."

4. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"The rest of the peninsula is roughly speaking a plateau rising abruptly at the western edge and gradually sloping down to the east coast. ..."

5. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1826)
"Mission to the east coast of Sumatra, in 1823, under the Direction of the Government ... In 1822 a survey of the whole of the east coast was made under the ..."

6. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1842)
"NOTES ON THE FISHERS OP THE SCOTCH east coast. ... The east coast is a fresh field, even to the humble pen of the observer, who collects the materials which ..."

7. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1914)
"As it follows from these views that the order in question as to the east coast Line and its enforcement should have been enjoined by the court below, ..."

Other Resources Relating to: East coast

Search for East coast on Dictionary.com!Search for East coast on Thesaurus.com!Search for East coast on Google!Search for East coast on Wikipedia!

Search