West Coast



the western coast of the U.S., bordering the Pacific Ocean and comprising the coastal areas of California, Oregon, and Washington.

Related formsWest-Coast, adjective
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Examples from the Web for west coast

Historical Examples of west coast

  • Couldn't you get there in the Estremedura before the West-coast boat sailed?

    For Jacinta

    Harold Bindloss

  • Do you know whereabouts on the West-coast the Delgado Island lies?

    For Jacinta

    Harold Bindloss

  • Although his Castilian is not remarkably bad, the English he uses on board has the true West-coast twang.

    Wyndham's Pal

    Harold Bindloss

  • The Prince traversed the Inangahua marshes in the dark, reaching the west-coast township of Reefton late at night.

  • In these states and in later years in Benin the whole character of west-coast culture seems to change.

    The Negro

    W.E.B. Du Bois