Coasting in a sentence πŸ”Š

Definition of Coasting

present participle of coast | The act of sailing along a coast, or from port to port.

Short Example Sentence for Coasting

  • 1. Dutch bylander, a coasting vessel. πŸ”Š
  • 2. She was about the size of an average coasting brig, her burden being 158 tons. πŸ”Š
  • 3. This long, sloping hill provided excellent coasting during the winter. πŸ”Š
  • 4. They took refuge in a coasting schooner, setting sail for the eastern fiords. πŸ”Š
  • 5. Twenty-three of them, with 24,071 tons, are engaged in our coasting trade. πŸ”Š
  • 6. This is saying nothing of the Pacific and the African coasting lines. πŸ”Š
  • 7. He landed at Ilsin from a coasting steamer from Ragusa to the Levant. πŸ”Š

How to use Coasting in a Sentence?

  • 1. I soon had them leaping out and sliding down like so many boys coasting in the winter. πŸ”Š
  • 2. A brief glide and we were coasting on the ground toward the exact spot we had left. πŸ”Š
  • 3. I was astonished at receiving two such fair books from the captain of a little coasting screw. πŸ”Š
  • 4. John had seen coasting in Germany and had been strictly forbidden so perilous an amusement. πŸ”Š
  • 5. The coasting or internal postages of Hindostan would certainly be greatly increased. πŸ”Š
  • 6. The progress of steam navigation presently gave new openings to the coasting trade of Liverpool. πŸ”Š
  • 7. But we forget that the Skipper is coasting up towards Gjendesheim in search of the miscreant Γ–la. πŸ”Š
  • 8. But we forget that the Skipper is coasting up towards Gjendesheim in search of the miscreant Oela. πŸ”Š
  • 9. Now again she flies aloof, Coasting mountain clouds and kiss't By the evening's amethyst. πŸ”Š
  • 10. The Coasting Service has 8 lines, and 23 steamers, of 24,071 tons registered tonnage. πŸ”Š
  • 11. As I told Prescott, Merril has a notion of going into the coasting trade, and wants our carrying. πŸ”Š
  • 12. Take the coasting steamers, running between New-York and Savannah, or Charleston. πŸ”Š
  • 13. Snow had fallen all through the previous night and today there had been good coasting for the boys and girls. πŸ”Š
  • 14. And so her theme very likely will prove to be a description of a coasting carnival or tobogganing which she once enjoyed. πŸ”Š
  • 15. Hour after hour and day after day we are coasting along shores that become monotonous in their beauty. πŸ”Š
  • 16. A taffy-pull after dinner and then a jolly hour of coasting on the hill field before supper were on our programme. πŸ”Š
  • 17. The navies of the ancient world which congregated there were smaller than even the coasting steamers of to-day. πŸ”Š
  • 18. But here our attention was diverted from coasting by the curious sight of a full-grown man flying a kite. πŸ”Š
  • 19. We endured the strangling thrust of acceleration, and then the weightlessness of just coasting on our built-up velocity. πŸ”Š
  • 20. Nearly all of these are adapted to the ocean, or to the coasting service, and may be classed as sea-going vessels. πŸ”Š
  • 21. The young royal couple gave mortal offence once to the entire court by coasting down hill with a lot of school children. πŸ”Š
  • 22. Two coasting craft with rags of light brown sails were beating over the swell into the Mediterranean. πŸ”Š
  • 23. This was very slow going indeed, the usual time for coasting the lake in a north canoe being from eight to ten days. πŸ”Š
  • 24. The next day the weather remained fine, and a number of the students went out coasting on a hill running down to the river. πŸ”Š
  • 25. In coasting along it, they perceived that it produced many fruit trees, of which they saw several plantations. πŸ”Š
  • 26. At the time of the truce she is said to have had 16,300 ships, about 10,000 of which were small vessels in the coasting trade. πŸ”Š
  • 27. Then, coasting along the shore in a southerly direction, he sought to find a place more suitable for settlement. πŸ”Š
  • 28. They immediately set off coasting the shore of the lake, until they arrived at the other side, carefully examining the ground as they went. πŸ”Š
  • 29. Of course, when coasting both feet would rest on the runners and the sled was steered by an occasional side push at the right or left. πŸ”Š
  • 30. With their small boat they had seized a Spanish sailor who was coasting along carelessly in a small bark. πŸ”Š
  • 31. A few yards beyond this they saw, rounding a bend, a girl on a bicycle coasting down a slight hill towards them. πŸ”Š
  • 32. When the coasting is good we can slide nearly a mile, clear into the village; then hitch on to a bob and ride back again for another. πŸ”Š
  • 33. Here the rider has before him a long and gradually descending road with excellent surface and good coasting most of the way to Waltham. πŸ”Š