London has controlled the islands, about 300 miles off the Argentine coast, since 1833.
In addition to Cornyn and Abbott, George P. Bush will likely coast to victory.
The location, on the Dorset coast, also happened to be right on his doorstep.
The government shutdown has created a series of hardships and dangers for citizens coast to coast.
The exact spot where Aphrodite was born of foam is just off the coast of Kythira, and anyone can visit it.
Our information in regard to the coast people is very limited.
When we came to a point of land, or any opening in the coast, we could tell what it was.
The movement of British shipping, on the Chilian coast had to be suspended.
I hastened down to the pilot-house to consult the coast Pilot.
After he left Corfu they carried fire and sword along the Illyrian coast.
"margin of the land," early 14c.; earlier "rib as a part of the body" (early 12c.), from Old French coste "rib, side, flank; slope, incline;" later "coast, shore" (12c., Modern French côte), from Latin costa "a rib," perhaps related to a root word for "bone" (cf. Old Church Slavonic kosti "bone," also see osseous).
Latin costa developed a secondary sense in Medieval Latin of "the shore," via notion of the "side" of the land, as well as "side of a hill," and this passed into Romanic (e.g. Italian costa "coast, side," Spanish cuesta "slope," costa "coast"), but only in the Germanic languages that borrowed it is it fully specialized in this sense (e.g. Dutch kust, Swedish kust, German Küste, Danish kyst). French also used this word for "hillside, slope," which led to verb meaning "sled downhill," first attested 1775 in American English. Expression the coast is clear (16c.) is an image of landing on a shore unguarded by enemies.
late 14c., "to skirt, to go around the sides, to go along the border" of something (as a ship does the coastline), from Anglo-French costien, from the French source of coast (n.). The meaning "sled downhill," first attested 1775 in American English, is a separate borrowing. Of motor vehicles, "to move without thrust from the engine," by 1925; figurative use, of persons, "not to exert oneself," by 1934. Related: Coasted; coasting.
Effortless result; smooth ride: The flip side gave us a coast
The Pacific coast, esp California, or the Atlantic coast (1870s+)