US: /ˈkoʊtʃ/
UK: /kˈə‍ʊt‍ʃ/

English Vietnamese dictionary

coach /koutʃ/
  • danh từ
    • xe ngựa bốn bánh ((thường) bốn ngựa)
    • (ngành đường sắt) toa hành khách
    • xe buýt chạy đường dài
    • người kèm học, thầy dạy tư (luyện thi...)
    • (thể dục,thể thao) huấn luyện viên
    • ngoại động từ
      • chở bằng xe ngựa
      • dạy kèm, dạy tư; kèm (để luyện thi)
      • (thể dục,thể thao) huấn luyện, luyện tập (một vận động viên)
      • (hàng không) hướng dẫn (phi công) bằng điện đài khi bay đêm
      • dặn dò; gợi ý (ai làm gì, nói gì); cung cấp tài liệu, cung cấp số liệu (cho ai)
      • nội động từ
        • đi bằng xe ngựa
        • học tư (ai) (để luyện thi)
          • I coach with Mr. X: tôi học tư ông X để luyện thi

      Advanced English dictionary

      noun, verb
      + noun
      1 [C] somebody who trains a person or team in sport: a basketball / football / tennis coach + Italy's national coach
      2 [C] (BrE) a person who gives private lessons to sb, often to prepare them for an exam: a maths coach
      3 [C] (BrE) a comfortable bus for carrying passengers over long distances: They went to Italy on a coach tour. + Travel is by coach overnight to Berlin. + a coach station (= where coaches start and end their journey) + a coach party (= a group of people travelling together on a coach)
      4 [C] (BrE) = CARRIAGE: a railway coach
      5 [C] a large carriage with four wheels, pulled by horses, used in the past for carrying passengers
      See also - STAGECOACH
      6 [U] (AmE) the cheapest seats in a plane: to fly coach + coach fares / passengers / seats
      Idioms see DRIVE v.
      + verb
      ~ sb (in / for sth)
      1 to train sb to play a sport, to do a job better, or to improve a skill: [VN] Her father coached her for the Olympics. + She has coached hundreds of young singers. + He coaches basketball and soccer. [also VN to inf]
      2 [VN] (especially BrE) to give a student extra teaching in a particular subject especially so that they will pass an exam
      3 ~ sb (in / on sth) to give sb special instructions for what they should do or say in a particular situation: [VN] They believed the witnesses had been coached on what to say. [also VN to inf]

      Thesaurus dictionary

      1 carriage, bus, omnibus, motor coach:
      The sightseeing coach broke down near Exeter.
      2 tutor, trainer, instructor, teacher, mentor, Brit crammer:
      Her voice coach says she's not yet ready for grand opera.
      3 tutor, train, instruct, guide, direct, drill, prepare, prompt, school, exercise, Brit cram:
      Her lawyers have coached her in what to say in court.

      Collocation dictionary

      1 bus for longer journeys


      express | private | luxury | air-conditioned

      VERB + COACH

      go by, travel by | board, get on | get off | drive | hire

      COACH + NOUN

      station | driver | holiday, journey, tour, trip | travel | party | company | service


      by ~
      They are planning to tour the United States by coach.
      | in/on a/the ~

      2 large carriage pulled by horses



      VERB + COACH

      drive | ride in

      COACH + VERB


      COACH + NOUN

      This is the old coach road.
      | house


      a coach and four/six
      (= a coach and four/six horses)a gateway wide enough for a coach and four to drive through
      | a coach and horses

      3 person who trains people in sport, etc.


      good, successful, top
      a top football coach
      | professional | chief, head | assistant | national | club | athletics, basketball, football, tennis, etc. | sports | acting, drama, voice

      More information about JOB


      be, work as ~
      She's a well-known writer. Her father, a trained chef, now works as a bus driver.

      study to be, train as, train to be ~
      She trained as a painter and sculptor.

      start (work) as ~
      He started work as a trainee chef.

      become, qualify as ~
      She qualified as a vet last year.

      employ (sb as), have
      The company employs more than 1500 engineers.

      engage (sb as), get, hire (sb as), recruit, take on ~
      They have recruited a new designer.

      appoint, appoint sb (as), make sb ~
      are usually used with academic, official or highly responsible jobs:He was appointed Professor of Law at Yale. At 39 she was made chairman of the board.

      dismiss, fire, sack ~
      The club have sacked their coach.

      Concise English dictionary

      +(sports) someone in charge of training an athlete or a team
      +a person who gives private instruction (as in singing or acting)
      +a railcar where passengers ride
      +a carriage pulled by four horses with one driver
      +a vehicle carrying many passengers; used for public transport
      +teach and supervise (someone); act as a trainer or coach (to), as in sports
      +drive a coach