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Definitions of "course"

  • noun
  • Development in a particular way; progress. noun
  • Movement in time; duration. noun
  • noun
  • The direction of continuing movement. noun
  • The route or path taken by something that moves, such as a stream or vehicle. noun
  • noun
  • A designated route or area on which a race is held. noun
  • noun
  • A mode of action or behavior. noun
  • A typical, natural, or customary manner of proceeding or developing. noun
  • A systematic or orderly succession; a sequence. noun
  • A continuous layer of building material, such as brick or tile, on a wall or roof of a building. noun
  • noun
  • A complete body of prescribed studies constituting a curriculum. noun
  • A unit of such a curriculum. noun
  • A part of a meal served as a unit at one time. noun
  • The lowest sail on a mast of a square-rigged ship. noun
  • A point on the compass, especially the one toward which a vehicle, such as a ship, is moving. noun

The word "course" in example sentences

But the real climax is reached when Kelly shouts over the telephone "Of course, in self-defense, you fool, _of course_, in self-defense.". [Writing for Vaudeville]

OLIVIA: I'm being silly, I know -- of course I _ought_ to get married, and _of course_ this is a wonderful chance, and -- HUBERT. [Night Must Fall : a Play in Three Acts]

In place of, ‘the Aintree course is of a trying nature’ we can surely say ‘Aintree is a trying course’ or ‘the Aintree course is a trying one’—just that and nothing more.. [V. Interlude: On Jargon]

It has no railway station, which, of course, is a great merit; it's not to have any big blatant hotels or pensions -- nothing but charming bungalow-cottages; there'll be no pier, no band, none of those banal winter-gardens and impossible pleasure palaces that _ces autres_ delight in, and, _of course_, none of those immensely fearful concert parties and pierrots.. [Punch, or the London Charivari, May 6, 1914]

Of course she's played with me -- that sort always does -- but I think I might really have a chance with her, if it weren't for her mother -- horrible old -- no, of _course_ I don't mean that!. [Marcella]

Of course it had to be taken off to the rock in pieces, and we may almost say _of course_ the ocean offered opposition.. [The Story of the Rock]

They came to the conclusion that the voltaic current caused decompositions throughout its whole course in the humid conductor, not merely as preliminary to the recompositions spoken of by Grotthuss and Davy, but producing final separation of the elements in the _course_ of the current, and elsewhere than at the poles.. [Experimental Researches in Electricity, Volume 1]

Starting with a car chase cold is par for the course, of * course* there was going to be a car chase at some point so why not one out of the gate?. [Ned Raggett Ponders It All]

•course materials the beginning of the course •The learning objectives •course structure. [Recently Uploaded Slideshows]

Hitherto our story has run a rapid course; but now it stays because Malachy _has finished his course_. [. [St. Bernard of Clairvaux's Life of St. Malachy of Armagh]

"You see then that the various ecclesiastical and quasi-ecclesiastical acts, which have taken place in the course of the last two years and a half, are not the _cause_ of my state of opinion, but are keen stimulants and weighty confirmations of a conviction forced upon me, while engaged in the _course of duty_, viz. that theological reading to which I had given myself.. [Apologia pro Vita Sua]

"You see then that the various ecclesiastical and quasi-ecclesiastical acts, which have taken place in the course of the last two years and a half, are not the _cause_ of my state of opinion, but are keen stimulants and weighty confirmations of a conviction forced upon me, while engaged in the _course of duty_, viz. that theological reading to which I had given myself.. [Apologia Pro Vita Sua]

The main course is followed by beans, for those who still have room for them, and many do.. [The Mexican kitchen: a taste for all seasons]

On to the Wild Mushroom Company, where our main course is inspired. and where I found these babies: and saw some beautiful fruits and veggies.. [London Diary 4- Borough Market]

The main course is followed by beans, for those who still have room for them, and many do.. [The Mexican kitchen: a taste for all seasons]

The main course is followed by beans, for those who still have room for them, and many do.. [The Mexican kitchen: a taste for all seasons]

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RealMNchiefsfan
2019-12-09

LOL "if I just put it back on the shelf can we forget this happened, officers?"* *Innocent until proven, of course.

ChrisLu44
ChrisLu44
2019-12-09

@NatSecLisa: The sum total of findings by IG Horowitz that my personal opinions had any bearing on the course of either the Clinton or R…

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Teruyoshi212
2019-12-09

@MesutOzil1088: Finally a reason to smile again ... a little bit! 😃❤ That winning feeling is back. How i've missed you!! But of course w…

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P_voss
2019-12-09

@onerealcrod @WhitewaterWizrd @ByRyanWood Can 12 be better, of course. But I guarantee whoever follows him will be a MASSIVE step down

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ZSA75
2019-12-09

@MesutOzil1088: Finally a reason to smile again ... a little bit! 😃❤ That winning feeling is back. How i've missed you!! But of course w…

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