Gold Coast

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n gold coast a rich neighborhood noted for expensive homes and luxurious living; usually along a coastal area "Chicago's gold coast is along Lake Michigan"
    • n Gold Coast a republic in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea "Ghana was colonized as the Gold Coast by the British"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Gold Coast a part of the coast of Guinea, in West Africa.
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Usage

In literature:

And all the countries on the Pacific Coast are rich in gold and treasures.
"A Little Girl of Long Ago" by Amanda Millie Douglas
I wouldn't be English for all the gold on the Guinea coast!
"A Little Girl in Old Boston" by Amanda Millie Douglas
The Tshi-speaking Peoples of the Gold Coast of West Africa.
"The Science of Fairy Tales" by Edwin Sidney Hartland
At dinner he could talk of nothing else but the Gold Coast, and the Ivory Coast, and Congo, and other places in those regions.
"The Three Midshipmen" by W.H.G. Kingston
The frail coast, now far away, was of green and gold.
"Old Junk" by H. M. Tomlinson
Having obtained his freedom, he returned to his native country, and married a negro girl of the Gold Coast.
"An Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans" by Lydia Maria Child
In Savage Africa; or, The Adventures of Frank Baldwin from the Gold Coast to Zanzibar.
"The Golden House" by Mrs. Woods Baker
Isn't shipments of virgin gold made from the Coast?
"The Tale of Timber Town" by Alfred Grace
The Fanti of the Gold Coast may be taken as an example.
"The Truth About Woman" by C. Gasquoine Hartley
The only force Mr. Winniett, the Lieutenant-Governor of the Gold Coast, had at his disposal was No.
"The History of the First West India Regiment" by A. B. Ellis
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In poetry:

The Nigeria's are all united now,
Sierra Leone and the Gold Coast, too.
Gambia, Senegal, not divided,
But in one union happily bow.
"Hail! United States of Africa" by Marcus Mosiah Garvey
Then they set a course for Naples where they changed the ship for gold,
And all the Moorish captives into slavery they sold, And with money in both pockets they departed joyfully —
All along the coast of Barbarie!
"The Coast Of Barbary-2" by Cicely Fox Smith

In news:

Island living on Waikiki's Gold Coast .
Gilmore wins Roxy Gold Coast Pro.
Steph Gilmore beats hungry Aussie Laura Enever to win Roxy Gold Coast Pro.
Quik Pro Gold Coast 2012 Round 2.
There were a lot of happy faces around the The Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast early this morning.
Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast preview.
Examining age in athletics as we ready for the Quik Gold Coast Pro.
Youth will go head-to-head with experience at the Quiksilver Gold Coast Pro.
Gold Coast United have suspended coach Miron Bleiberg for one match after he criticized the club's decision to install teenager Mitch Cooper as captain in his A-League debut.
Gold Coast bans coach over teen captain comments.
Average, Median Rise at MM Gold Coast Sale.
The four-session select portion of the Magic Millions Gold Coast yearling sale in Australia ended Jan 14 with increases of 2.9% in average price and 11.1% in median price from a year ago.
Gold Coast Ingredients receives IFS Certification.
Gold Coast Ingredients Inc received certification against International Food Standard (IFS) Version 5.
Tilling New Ground on Africa's Gold Coast .
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