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course

course - Dictionary definition and meaning for word course

Definition
(noun) education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings
Example Sentence
  • he took a course in basket weaving
  • flirting is not unknown in college classes

Definition
(noun) a connected series of events or actions or developments
Synonyms : line
Example Sentence
  • the government took a firm course
  • historians can only point out those lines for which evidence is available

Definition
(noun) general line of orientation
Synonyms : trend
Example Sentence
  • the river takes a southern course
  • the northeastern trend of the coast

Definition
(noun) a mode of action
Synonyms : course of action
Example Sentence
  • if you persist in that course you will surely fail
  • once a nation is embarked on a course of action it becomes extremely difficult for any retraction to take place

Definition
(noun) a line or route along which something travels or moves
Synonyms : path , track
Example Sentence
  • the hurricane demolished houses in its path
  • the track of an animal
  • the course of the river

Definition
(noun) a body of students who are taught together
Synonyms : class , form , grade
Example Sentence
  • early morning classes are always sleepy

Definition
(noun) part of a meal served at one time
Example Sentence
  • she prepared a three course meal

Definition
(noun) (construction) a layer of masonry
Synonyms : row
Example Sentence
  • a course of bricks

Definition
(noun) facility consisting of a circumscribed area of land or water laid out for a sport
Example Sentence
  • the course had only nine holes
  • the course was less than a mile

Definition
(verb) move swiftly through or over
Example Sentence
  • ships coursing the Atlantic

Definition
(verb) move along, of liquids
Synonyms : feed , flow , run
Example Sentence
  • Water flowed into the cave
  • the Missouri feeds into the Mississippi

Definition
(verb) hunt with hounds
Example Sentence
  • He often courses hares

Definition
(adv) as might be expected
Synonyms : naturally , of course
Example Sentence
  • naturally, the lawyer sent us a huge bill

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