(noun, verb)


1. (sports) someone in charge of training an athlete or a team

Similar word(s): handler, manager

Definition categories: person, trainer

2. a person who gives private instruction (as in singing, acting, etc.)

Similar word(s): tutor

Definition categories: person, instructor, teacher

3. a railcar where passengers ride

Similar word(s): carriage

Definition categories: man–made, car, railcar

4. a carriage pulled by four horses with one driver

Definition categories: man–made, carriage, equipage, rig

5. a vehicle carrying many passengers; used for public transport

Similar word(s): autobus, bus, charabanc, jitney, motorbus, motorcoach, omnibus

Definition categories: man–made

Sentences with coach as a noun:

- John flew coach to Vienna, but first-class back home.


1. teach and supervise (someone); act as a trainer or coach (to), as in sports

- She is coaching the crew

Similar word(s): train

Definition categories: communication, instruct, learn, teach

2. drive a coach

Definition categories: motion, drive

Sentences with coach as a verb:

- She has coached many opera stars.