coast along

coast along

to roll or move along with little or no effort. We just coasted along on the flat prairie. We coasted along until we came to the bottom of the hill.
See also: coast
References in classic literature ?
Mark, how when sailors in a dead calm bathe in the open sea --mark how closely they hug their ship and only coast along her sides.
But, as I was saying, take the whole coast along, I know it as well as the way from here to the Bold Dragoon; and a devil of acquaintance is that Bay of Biscay.
For far too long our children have been failed complacent teachers who are content to coast along.
You seem dynamic and committed to make something out of your life while he was content to coast along.
Happily, however, it's a film that doesn't coast along on the back of its starry cast, with a couple of scenes focusing on the fears of looming decrepitude going a lot deeper than you might expect.
I obtained a copy of her letter noting with interest her point in paragraph two, where she writes: "Views which state that we are inward looking, unwilling to embrace change, not working as a system to support each other, lacking leadership and happy to coast along bobbing above and below the line which signifies adequate.
The report said that the 'smartphone code of conduct' will be plastered on everything from coasters to taxi interiors across the Sunshine Coast along with a number of other major tourist attractions who are also introducing the 'unplugged zones' concepts.
HOW would you like to take a journey through the Wild West, travelling from Texas to the California coast along the famous Route 66?
HOW would you like to take a journey through die Wild West, travelling from Texas to the California coast along die famous Route 66?
He also revealed that the Batinah Coast along the northern parts of the country was the most vulnerable and exploited by human traffickers.
The deposits are located close to the coast along Monrovia to Mano River.
He has the confidence of a man who had his stress glands surgically removed at an early age, enabling him to coast along in total contentment.
The walk is part of WaterAid's national event, Coast Along, which aims to get teams of walkers striding out on more than 240 sections of coastal path across the UK, covering more than 2,000 miles of coastline.
Vandenberg Space & Missile Chapter, Vandenberg Air Force Base, sits on California's beautiful Central Coast along the Pacific Ocean halfway between Santa Barbara and Pismo Beach.