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Definition of the noun coaster

What does coaster mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: coasters

  1. a resident of a coastal area
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic words: occupant / occupier / resident = someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there
  2. someone who coasts
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic word: mover = someone who moves
  3. a covering (plate or mat) that protects the surface of a table (i.e., from the condensation on a cold glass or bottle)

Alternative definition of the noun coaster


  1. [Agent noun of coast:] one who coasts.
  2. Something that coasts, such as a sled or toboggan.
  3. [nautical] A merchant vessel that stays in coastal waters.
  4. A person who originates from or inhabits a coastal area.
  5. A prostitute living in a port town.
  6. A small piece of material used to protect the surface of a table, upon which one places cups or mugs.
  7. A small tray on wheels, used to pass something around a table.
  8. [computing, slang] A worthless compact disc or DVD, such as one that was burned incorrectly.
  9. [informal] A rollercoaster.


  1. "Coaster" is the eleventh studio album by the American punk rock band NOFX. It was released on April 28, 2009 through Fat Wreck Chords.
    • also known as Frisbee
    • genres: Punk rock, Ska punk
    • released on (5 years ago)
  2. "Coaster" is a musical EP of Kassen.
    • released in (12 years ago)
  3. "Coaster" is a musical album of The Bobs.
    • released in (15 years ago)
  4. "Coaster" is a musical album of Quantazelle.
    • released in (11 years ago)


  1. The Coaster, is a commuter rail service that operates in the central and northern coastal regions of San Diego County, California, United States. The service is operated by TransitAmerica Services on contract with North County Transit District. The service has eight stops and operates primarily during weekday peak periods, with additional weekend and holiday service.
    • also known as San Diego Coaster
  2. Coaster a.k.a. Beverage coaster: A coaster, drink coaster, beverage coaster, or beermat, is an article used to rest beverages upon. The main purpose is to protect the surface of a table or any other surface where the user might place their beverage.
  3. Coaster is a software.
  4. Coaster a.k.a. zinc finger protein 451 is a gene.
    • also known as coactivator for steroid receptors

Phrases with Coaster

  1. coaster brake
  2. coaster wagon
  3. roller coaster

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Coaster

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Google previewRoller Coasters! Record Breakers & Fan Favorites (2015)

by Randy J. Dreamer

One classification known as a kiddie coaster is a roller coaster specifically designed for younger riders including toddlers.

Google previewThe Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World 2015 (2014)

by Bob Sehlinger, Len Testa

Rock 'n' Roller Coaster is a dark ride (that is, it's indoors) and the story is that you' re on your way to an Aerosmith concert in Hollywood in a big stretch limousine. Speakers in each car blast a soundtrack of the group's hits synchronized with the ...

Google previewOut of Order (2014)

Storytelling Techniques for Video and Cinema Editors by Ross Hockrow

Knowing where you are along the roller coaster is a big help in getting the viewers to participate ...

Google previewMy First Pocket Guide About Ohio (2011)

by Carole Marsh

THe tallest roller coaster is the First/Big/ Small/Etc. Millenium Force at Cedar ...

Google previewThe Unofficial Guide to Disneyland 2016 (2015)

by Bob Sehlinger, Seth Kubersky, Len Testa, Guy Selga Jr.

DESCRIPTION AND COMMENTS Gadget's Go Coaster is a very small roller coaster; the idea is that you are miniaturized and riding around in an acorn shell. The zippy ride is over so quickly that you hardly know that you've been anywhere.

Google previewA Look Inside My Mind.....Vol. 1 (2006)

by Don Savant

And there are no more dips a roller coaster is a lot like life love and relationships Death it comes in the night like a thief sometimes 57.

Google previewOhio (2010)

by Julie Murray

One roller coaster is the Top Thrill Dragster. It reaches speeds up to 120 miles ( 193 km) per hour. Besides roller coasters and rides, Cedar Point also has games, shows, and miniature golf. The Top Thrill Dragster is one of the roller coasters.

Google previewThe Unofficial Guide to Disneyland 2017 (2016)

by Bob Sehlinger, Seth Kubersky, Len Testa, Guy Selga Jr.

DESCRIPTION AND COMMENTS Gadget's Go Coaster is a very small roller coaster; the idea is that you are miniaturized and riding around in an acorn shell. The zippy ride is over so quickly that you hardly know that you've been anywhere.

Google previewA Parliament of Minds (2000)

Philosophy for a New Millennium by Michael Tobias, J. Patrick Fitzgerald, David Rothenberg

The roller coaster is a great, sublime-like experience. MM: But not the sublime itself. It gives us only the sensation of being sublime. TH: Hurtling your body through space — it's thrilling. So is the blockbuster Hollywood film thrilling.

Google previewA History of Popular Culture (2013)

More of Everything, Faster and Brighter by Raymond F. Betts, Lyz Bly

The coaster is the sixteenth at the park and marked the ninth time one of them had briefly broken the world record. If one broad generalization can serve to describe the current peppering of the earth's land mass with theme parks and golf ...

Google previewHow Things Work Encyclopedia (2009)

by DK

Roller coaster These rip-roaring rides are powered by gravity itself. They slingshot , . ,_ _ - Someolde roller coasers run an intricate at breathtaking speeds . .. - -' woodenswfioldingOver the top . V V '” At the top of a hill, GOlng UP.

Google previewLlewellyn's Complete Dictionary of Dreams (2015)

Over 1,000 Dream Symbols and Their Universal Meanings by Michael Lennox

Roller Coaster: You are dreaming of the upanddown nature of life, which is often expressed by using the analogy of a roller coaster ride. Just as in life, these extremes can be simultaneously thrilling and terrifying.

Google previewScience A Visual Encyclopedia (2014)

by DK

RIDING THE ROLLER COASTER coaster, Formula Rossa, in the United Arab Emirates, speeds people along at up to 150 mph (240 km/h). ▷ ENERGY RIDE The morepeople there A roller coaster starts high in the air and swoops up and ...

Google previewThe Bedside Dream Dictionary (2007)

by Silvana Amar

Dreaming about a roller coaster ride seems to symbolize the emotional ups and downs that a person is experiencing. Although this ride can be fun, it can also seem out-ofcontrol and even be a frightening experience. As a dream symbols it ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of New York City (2010)

Second Edition by Kenneth T. Jackson, Lisa Keller, Nancy Flood

Roller coaster at Astroland Amusement Park at Coney Island. The site had previously been occupied by the first modern roller coaster, the Switchback Railway, as well as the world's first successful looping roller coaster, Loop the Loop.

Google previewThe Nightmare Encyclopedia (2005)

Your Darkest Dreams Interpreted by Jeff Belanger, Kirsten Dalley

A roller coaster may be exhilarating at the amusement park, but, in a dream, it shows that you are experiencing frequent and uncontrollable ups and downs, perhaps caused by erratic behavior on your part or on the part of someone you know.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of the Mail Order Business (1908)

by William Leonard Berkwitz

Coaster Brakes. Corbin Screw Corp., The, New Britain, Ct. \ Coaster Sleds. (See Sleds.) Coaster Wagons. (See Wagons). Coat and Hat Hooks. (See Hooks.) Coat Hangers. (See Hangers). Cobblers' Outfits.

Google previewA Commercial Dictionary (1803)

Containing the Present State of Mercantile Law, Practice, and Custom Intended for the Use of the Cabinet, the Counting-house, and the Library by Joshua Montefiore

Dung, compost, earth or soil for ballast, shall be delivered into, or put on board any such coaster or collier immediately, from any laystall, wharf, quay, or other place on shore, adjoining or near to the said river'Thames; and all dung, compost , ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ships and Boats (2003)

by Graham Blackburn

COASTER 95 42 knots, respectively. They carried mines, torpedoes, and anti- suBMARiNE depth charges. COASTER The word Coaster may be applied to any vessel employed in a coastwise trade, such as COBLES, KETCHES, LUGGERS, ...

Google previewPop Culture Places: An Encyclopedia of Places in American Popular Culture [3 volumes] (2014)

An Encyclopedia of Places in American Popular Culture [3 volumes] by Gladys L. Knight

Visitors flock to Deno's Wonder Wheel Amusement Park, the Cyclone Roller Coaster, the Beach and Boardwalk, McCullough's Kiddie Park, the Coney Island Museum, and the New York Aquarium. The Abe Star Rink offers hockey and ...

Google previewA popular technical dictionary of commercial and general information (1885)

by Edward T. Blakely

COASTER — COCHINEAL. 89 Northumberland, Durham, Staffordshire, Yorkshire, Somerset, Wales, and the Midland Counties. The Scottish coal-fields are chiefly situated in the Edinburgh and Glasgow districts, in Fife, and in Clackmannan.

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Small photo of Black coaster with white background.Small photo of Round Cardboard Coaster with Copy Space Isolated on White Background.Small photo of Square White Drink Coaster with Copy Space Isolated on White Background.Small photo of Agawam, MA, USA July 14, 2009 Up and Over: riders crest a hill on the Superman the Ride rollercoaster in Agawam , Massachusetts. The coaster consistently rates as one of the best in the worldSmall photo of Patchwork Tea Cup CoasterSmall photo of Orange paper coaster on wooden table.Small photo of GOLD COAST, AUS - NOV 06 2014:Visitors ride on Superman Escape in Movie World Gold Coast Queensland Australia.It's an Accelerator Coaster that accelerates from 0 to 100 Km per hour (62 mph) in 2 sec. More...

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Depression Coaster

Up It Goes
Then Down
Down Again
It Goes

A Roller Coaster Ride Of Depression...

Round About
It Goes
Down About
It Goes

No Adrenaline Rush To My Heart.
It Goes...
: ( (Ricardo Antunes)
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Scrabble value of C3O1A1S1T1E1R1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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