Definition of COURSES

noun : COURSES

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) a connected series of events or actions or developments; "the government took a firm course"; "historians can only point out those lines for which evidence is available" ;

  • 3. (

    ) general line of orientation; "the river takes a southern course"; "the northeastern trend of the coast" ;

  • 4. (

    ) a mode of action; "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" ;

  • 5. (

    ) a line or route along which something travels or moves; "the hurricane demolished houses in its path"; "the track of an animal"; "the course of the river" ;

  • 7. (

    ) part of a meal served at one time; "she prepared a three course meal" ;

  • 8. (

    ) (construction) a layer of masonry; "a course of bricks" ;

  • 9. (

    ) facility consisting of a circumscribed area of land or water laid out for a sport; "the course had only nine holes"; "the course was less than a mile" ;

verb : COURSES

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) move swiftly through or over; "ships coursing the Atlantic" ;

  • 3. (

    ) hunt with hounds; "He often courses hares" ;


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