coach, manager, handler(noun)
(sports) someone in charge of training an athlete or a team
coach, private instructor, tutor(noun)
a person who gives private instruction (as in singing, acting, etc.)
passenger car, coach, carriage(noun)
a railcar where passengers ride
coach, four-in-hand, coach-and-four(noun)
a carriage pulled by four horses with one driver
bus, autobus, coach, charabanc, double-decker, jitney, motorbus, motorcoach, omnibus, passenger vehicle(verb)
a vehicle carrying many passengers; used for public transport
"he always rode the bus to work"
teach and supervise (someone); act as a trainer or coach (to), as in sports
"He is training our Olympic team"; "She is coaching the crew"
drive a coach
A wheeled vehicle, generally drawn by horse power.
A railroad car drawn by a locomotive.
A trainer or instructor.
A single decked long-distance, or privately hired bus.
The forward part of the cabin space under the poop deck of a sailing ship; the fore-cabin under the quarter deck.
That part of a commercial passenger airplane reserved for those paying standard fare.
John flew coach to Vienna, but first-class back home.
She has coached many opera stars.
Origin: From coche, from Kutsche, from kocsi. According to historians, the coach was named after the small Hungarian town of Kocs, which made a livelihood from cart building and transport between Vienna and Budapest.
a large, closed, four-wheeled carriage, having doors in the sides, and generally a front and back seat inside, each for two persons, and an elevated outside seat in front for the driver
a special tutor who assists in preparing a student for examination; a trainer; esp. one who trains a boat's crew for a race
a cabin on the after part of the quarter-deck, usually occupied by the captain
a first-class passenger car, as distinguished from a drawing-room car, sleeping car, etc. It is sometimes loosely applied to any passenger car
to convey in a coach
to prepare for public examination by private instruction; to train by special instruction
to drive or to ride in a coach; -- sometimes used with
Origin: [F. coche, fr. It. cocchio, dim. of cocca little boat, fr. L. concha mussel, mussel shell, Gr. , akin to Skr. ankha. Cf. Conch, Cockboat, Cockle.]
In sports, a coach is a person involved in the direction, instruction and training of the operations of a sports team or of individual sportspeople. A coach may also be a teacher.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kōch, n. a large, close, four-wheeled carriage: a private tutor: a professional trainer in athletics.—v.t. to carry in a coach: to tutor, instruct, prepare others for, as an examination or a rowing contest, &c.—v.t. to study under a tutor.—ns. Coach′-box, the seat on which the driver of a coach sits; Coach′dog, a spotted dog, kept chiefly as an attendant on coaches, called also Dalmatian Dog; Coach′ee, Coach′y, a coachman; Coach′-fell′ow, a yoke-fellow, comrade; Coach′-hire, money paid for the use of a hired coach; Coach′-horse, a horse used for drawing a coach; Coach′-house, a house to keep a coach in; Coach′ing, travelling by coach: tutoring: instruction; Coach′man, the driver of a coach; Coach′-off′ice, a booking-office for passengers and parcels by stage-coach; Coach′-stand, a place where coaches stand for hire; Coach′-wheel; Coach′-whip.—adj. Coach′y, pertaining to a coach. [Fr. coche—Hung. kocsi (pron. kot′shi), from Kocs, a place south of Komorn.]
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
A sort of chamber or apartment in a large ship of war, just before the great cabin. The floor of it is formed by the aftmost part of the quarter-deck, and the roof of it by the poop: it is generally the habitation of the flag-captain.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'coach' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3443
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'coach' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3799
Rank popularity for the word 'coach' in Nouns Frequency: #1182
The numerical value of coach in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of coach in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of coach in a Sentence
I agree with the coach.
He should never be allowed to coach again.
They depend on their coach and what he might think of us.
It's been fun to coach him. It's been fun to watch his growth.
The coach is like a shield for us, if he wasn't there, we couldn't ride.
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Translations for coach
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- ممرن, مدربArabic
- треньор, тренирам, вагон, пощенска колаBulgarian
- entrenador, autocarCatalan, Valencian
- kouč, trénovat, kočár, trenérCzech
- Trainer, Bus, trainieren, Kutsche, Wagen, Reisebus, Überlandbus, ausbildenGerman
- προπονήτρια, προπονώ, πούλμαν, προπονητής, βαγόνιGreek
- entrenar, coche, entrenador, entrenadora, autocar, vagónSpanish
- کالسکه, واگن, مربیPersian
- linja-auto, vaunut, vaunu, bussi, valmentaja, valmentaaFinnish
- coche, entraîner, voiture, entraîneurFrench
- hintó, kocsi, távolsági autóbusz, vagon, edző, távolsági buszHungarian
- վագոն, կառք, մարզիչArmenian
- vettura, diligenza, allenatore, corriera, carrozza, carrozza ferroviaria, allenare, addestrare, istruttore, coachItalian
- 馬車, トレーナー, コーチJapanese
- 코치, 트레이너Korean
- erebane, antrenor, otobûs, rahênan, fêr kirin, erebe, vagon, rahênerKurdish
- kariete, ratiLatvian
- тренер, тренира, кочија, вагонMacedonian
- coach, trainen, opleiden, koets, trainer, reisbus, coachenDutch
- vogn, trenerNorwegian
- autokar, trrenować, powóz, trener, karetaPolish
- treinador, treinar, autocarro, ônibus, coche, carruagem, técnico, carreiraPortuguese
- повозка, коляска, экипаж, тренер, автобус, карета, дилижанс, вагонRussian
- вагон, kòčija, кочијаSerbo-Croatian
- tréner, trénovaťSlovak
- kočija, vagon, trener, trenerka, treniratiSlovene
- diligens, vagn, coach, buss, skjuts, tränare, träna, coacha, långfärdsbussSwedish
- mkufunzi, kochaSwahili
- huấn luyện viênVietnamese
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