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coach

coach

 
 
pronunciation:
koch
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a closed carriage that is pulled by horses. A coach has four wheels, and an outside seat for the driver.
Before there were cars, many people rode in coaches.
 
synonyms:
carriage
similar words:
cab, stagecoach
definition 2: a bus used for traveling from one city to another.
synonyms:
bus
definition 3: a section of seats on an airplane or train. Tickets for this section are less expensive than first class.
The food in coach is not as fancy as the food in first class.
similar words:
economy
definition 4: a person who trains and teaches athletes.
 
synonyms:
trainer
similar words:
director
definition 5: a person who trains or teaches a student in a special area, such as singing, acting, or a school subject.
synonyms:
tutor
similar words:
instructor, mentor, teacher
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: coached, coaches, coaching
definition: to train, teach, or prepare.
She is coaching the soccer team.My lawyer coached me on what to say in court.
synonyms:
train
similar words:
cram, discipline, drill, educate, exercise, guide, instruct, prepare, prime, teach, tutor
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