Definition of bicoastal in English:

bicoastal

adjective

US
  • Living on, taking place in, or involving both the Atlantic and Pacific coasts of the US.

    ‘a bicoastal businessman’
    • ‘From the solid establishment of defensible emergent cities, people moved west and kept moving west until, by the middle of the 19th century, we were a bicoastal country.’
    • ‘On Wednesday, the handsome bicoastal power couple announced they were filing for divorce after three years of marriage.’
    • ‘We've got a bicoastal reunion with two great actors and very good buddies.’
    • ‘But while the business continued to churn out revenue, his management team was in the midst of a longstanding bicoastal tug-of-war.’
    • ‘You can't pass secret pieces of paper back and forth if you're in a bicoastal dispute.’
    • ‘The good news is that radiant skin is easy to achieve with relatively little effort - just some good habits, says a bicoastal dermatologist.’
    • ‘Next year the Challenge will return to the Country Club in an effort to create a bicoastal presence.’
    • ‘We got things cooking with the co-editor of a bicoastal online journal.’
    • ‘The great achievement of the era was to realign themselves as the party of ‘new economy’, of the bicoastal knowledge industries and high-tech exporters.’
    • ‘The Governor agrees that he is putting together a bicoastal fund-raising operation, with big plans for New York.’
    • ‘It's difficult to operate a bicoastal airline when there isn't much in the middle.’
    • ‘Despite the bicoastal success stories, fishermen and government regulators must be cautious in how and where pingers are deployed.’
    • ‘In 1972 he married an astronomer and began a bicoastal arrangement, spending part of the year in Irvine, where he has a post, and the remainder in Maryland.’
    • ‘We've got a live, no-holds-barred bicoastal look.’
    • ‘The new headquarters will provide the Group with a strong bicoastal understanding of luxury consumers.’
    • ‘He became our first bicoastal senior editor in 1997, shuttling between New York and Silicon Valley.’
    • ‘It's a demolition derby between good and evil, life and death, as lean, mean automotive machines traverse the highways and byways of this great land of ours, hoping to be the next bicoastal racing champion.’
    • ‘Those fantastic hipsters had provided not only adequate padding for the parcel's bicoastal tour of North America, but also a tasty treat.’
    • ‘It forced me to become bicoastal and to build a whole new arena professionally.’
    • ‘A handful of others get some distribution, but rarely outside the country's bicoastal liberal zones.’
    • ‘A nasty bicoastal legal battle is erupting - but not in court.’
    • ‘The Judge reveals a shocking truth about Charles Chaplin: The master filmmaker was bicoastal.’
    • ‘Many dancers and teachers are bicoastal these days, moving from East to West and back to follow the audition, rehearsal, teaching and performing seasons.’
    • ‘If, like me, you were not familiar with the artist's work, these bicoastal, back-to-back exhibitions provided a chance to catch up.’
    • ‘Both men have shared bicoastal conversations for years.’

Pronunciation

bicoastal

/baɪˈkəʊst(ə)l/