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  1. 1
    American a less expensive type of seat on an airplane or a train

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of coach

  2. 3
    an old-fashioned vehicle that is pulled by horses

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of coach

    1. a.
      British a comfortable bus for long trips

      American English synonyms or related words for this sense of coach

  3. 4
    British the car of a train

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of coach

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