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EN[kɔːs] [kɔːɹs] [ko(ː)ɹs] [koəs] [kɜːs] [-ɔː(ɹ)s] [-ɜː(ɹ)s]
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Fcours
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    Definition of course in English Dictionary

  • NomPLcourses
    1. A sequence of events.
      1. The normal course of events seems to be just one damned thing after another. ‎
      2. The course of true love never did run smooth.
      3. I need to take a French course. ‎
      4. We offer seafood as the first course. ‎
      5. He appointed [ …] the courses of the priests.
    2. A path that something or someone moves along.
      1. His illness ran its course. ‎
      2. The cross-country course passes the canal. ‎
      3. The ship changed its course 15 degrees towards south. ‎
      4. A course was plotted to traverse the ocean. ‎
    3. (nautical) The lowest square sail in a fully rigged mast, often named according to the mast.
      1. Main course and mainsail are the same thing in a sailing ship. ‎
    4. (in the plural, courses, obsolete, euphemistic) Menses.
      1. A row or file of objects.
        1. On a building that size, two crews could only lay two courses in a day. ‎
      2. (music) A string on a lute.
        1. (music) A pair of strings played together in some musical instruments, like the vihuela.
        2. VerbeSGcoursesPRcoursingPT, PPcoursed
          1. To run or flow (especially of liquids and more particularly blood).
            1. The oil coursed through the engine.
            2. Blood pumped around the human body courses throughout all its veins and arteries.
          2. To run through or over.
            1. To pursue by tracking or estimating the course taken by one's prey; to follow or chase after.
              1. To cause to chase after or pursue game.
                1. to course greyhounds after deer
            2. Adverbe
              1. COL Alternative form of of course.
              2. Plus d'exemples
                1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
                  • Of course he's a zombie. He's shuffling his feet around, moaning ‘Braaains’, and drooling down his shirt.
                  • The ritual and tradition are of course rather absurd, but the principle is good and the ethics are identical with Xtian ethics.
                  • The race and course of age is certain; and there is but one way of nature and the same simple; and to every part of a man's life and age are given his convenient times and proper tempestivities.
                2. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
                  • I needed a waiver from the department head to take the course because I didn't technically have the prerequisite courses.
                  • But maybe the uneventfulness was merely par for the course.
                  • At the king's coronation feast, several subtleties were served between main courses.
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                    Liens Connexes:
                    1. fr course
                    2. en courses
                    3. fr courses
                    4. en coursed
                    5. en coursey
                    Source: Wiktionnaire

                    Meaning of course for the defined word.

                    Grammaticalement, ce mot "course" est un adverbe, plus spécifiquement, un adverbes incomparable. C'est aussi un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable. C'est aussi un verbe.
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