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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A member of a coast guard.

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  • n. A member of a coastguard.

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  • n. a member of a coastguard


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  • That said, every soldier, sailor, airman, marine, coastguardsman that's in Iraq is in harm's way.

    CNN Transcript Mar 1, 2009

  • The three soldiers on the cover represent every soldier, sailor, airmen, Marine and coastguardsman serving in our armed forces.

    CNN Transcript Dec 23, 2003

  • He raised his voice when uttering the last words, as if asking a question; so, the coastguardsman answered it at once.

    Bob Strong's Holidays Adrift in the Channel

  • Hellyer, the coastguardsman, whom Rover had seen only so recently as that very morning, when of course master doggie had accompanied Bob to the beach for his bathe; and so, naturally, there was every reason for his receiving Hellyer in a friendly manner.

    Bob Strong's Holidays Adrift in the Channel

  • The coastguardsman, indeed, appeared as unconcerned throughout all the fuss as if he were safe ashore in his own little cabin on the beach; while Rover kept close beside him, as he had done since Hellyer took charge of the hamper which he had brought on board -- the dog evidently considering himself still responsible for all the picnic goods and chattels that his young mistress had told him to watch.

    Bob Strong's Holidays Adrift in the Channel

  • The coastguardsman had to shoulder the hamper when packed, as well as carry the empty water-jar; for, both Bob and Dick, whose respective burdens these had previously been, had rushed off soon after luncheon and when all interest in making a fire and boiling the kettle had ceased, down to the shore, where presently the truants were discovered.

    Bob Strong's Holidays Adrift in the Channel

  • "My stars!" ejaculated the coastguardsman Bill, dropping hold of the

    Bob Strong's Holidays Adrift in the Channel

  • "I will," said he, seating himself with alacrity; and turning to the coastguardsman, he added -- "I suppose, Hellyer, you could pick a bit too, eh?"

    Bob Strong's Holidays Adrift in the Channel

  • That _tableau_ at the end, of the starving-coastguardsman expiring under the rack, is perfectly awful!

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 103, October 22, 1892

  • There is no one more devoted, more committed to the hard work of freedom, than every soldier and sailor, every marine, airman and coastguardsman -- every man and every woman now serving in the Persian Gulf.

    State of the Union Address


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