Definitions of course

  1.   the monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause the women were sickly and subject to excessive menstruation a woman does not take the gout unless her menses be stopped Hippocrates the semen begins to appear in males and to be emitted at the same time of life that the catamenia begin to flow in females Aristotle
  2.   education imparted in a series of lessons or class meetings he took a course in basket weaving flirting is not unknown in college classes
  3.   a mode of action if you persist in that course you will surely fail
  4.   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
  5.   construction a layer of masonry a course of bricks
  6.   part of a meal served at one time she prepared a three course meal
  7.   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
  8.   general line of orientation the river takes a southern course the northeastern trend of the coast
  9.   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
  10.   as might be expected naturally the lawyer sent us a huge bill
  11.   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
  12.   hunt with hounds He often courses hares
  13.   move swiftly through or over ships coursing the Atlantic
  14.   The act of moving from one point to another progress passage
  15.   The ground or path traversed track way
  16.   Motion considered as to its general or resultant direction or to its goal line progress or advance
  17.   Progress from point to point without change of direction any part of a progress from one place to another which is in a straight line or on one direction as a ship in a long voyage makes many courses a course measured by a surveyor between two stations also a progress without interruption or rest a heat as one course of a race
  18.   Motion considered with reference to manner or derly progress procedure in a certain line of thought or action as the course of an argument
  19.   Customary or established sequence of events recurrence of events according to natural laws
  20.   Method of procedure manner or way of conducting conduct behavior
  21.   A series of motions or acts arranged in order a succession of acts or practices connectedly followed as a course of medicine a course of lectures on chemistry
  22.   The succession of one to another in office or duty order turn
  23.   That part of a meal served at one time with its accompaniments
  24.   A continuous level range of brick or stones of the same height throughout the face or faces of a building
  25.   The lowest sail on any mast of a square rigged vessel as the fore course main course etc
  26.   The menses
  27.   To run hunt or chase after to follow hard upon to pursue
  28.   To cause to chase after or pursue game as to course greyhounds after deer
  29.   To run through or over
  30.   To run as in a race or in hunting to pursue the sport of coursing as the sportsmen coursed over the flats of Lancashire
  31.   To move with speed to race as the blood courses through the veins
  32.   A race a path or track progress career direction or line of motion the portion of a meal served at one time conduct behavior the direction in which a ship is steered a series of acts arranged in order or at stated periods as a course of nursing
  33.   To pursue with dogs to run through or over
  34.   To pursue game with dogs
  35.   The act of running the road or track on which one runs the direction pursued a voyage a race regular progress from point to point method of procedure conduct a part of a meal served at one time
  36.   To run chase or hunt after
  37.   To move with speed as in a race or hunt
  38.   Act of running track path pursued career voyage or race progress method service of food
  39.   To chase or run after
  40.   To run swiftly
  41.   To run or cause to run hunt chase
  42.   The act of moving onward path direction series or sequence as of events career line of conduct portion of a meal served at once a row or layer
  43.   The act of running a race a career a current the line or direction of motion the route voyage ground on which a race is run the progress of anything method of procedure succession a methodical series conduct act of running in the lists any regular series service of meat a continued range of stones or bricks level or of the same height throughout the whole length of the building
  44.   To hunt to pursue to cause to run to run through or over
  45.   To run to move about as the blood courses Of course by consequence without special direction
  46.   A career a race the ground on which the race is run generally a passing moving or motion forward within limits the progress of anything usual manner order of procedure way of life or conduct natural bent the dishes set on table at one time elements of an art or science exhibited and explained in a series of lessons or lectures as a course of chemistry a continued range of stone's or bricks in the wall of a building the track of a ship
  47.   To hunt to chase to run through or over to move with speed

Quotes of course

  1. The cat does not offer services The cat offers itself Of course he wants care and shelter You don't buy love for nothing – William S. Burroughs
  2. Well in pharmacology if the effect is local it's of course absolutely awkward to use it in any other way than as a local treatment – Arvid Carlsson
  3. You know I have found out in the course of a long public life that the things I did not say never hurt me – Calvin Coolidge
  4. The actual course is called fishery studies and you study general aquatics and fishery management – Tom Felton
  5. Every part I play is just a variant of my own personality No real character actor of course just me – Michael Gambon
  6. Of course life is bizarre the more bizarre it gets the more interesting it is The only way to approach it is to make yourself some popcorn and enjoy the show – David Gerrold
  7. Did I say that the President's entire job is image management Of course not – Gwen Ifill
  8. In crises the most daring course is often safest – Henry A. Kissinger
  9. I refused to beat my head against stone of course – Herbert Lom
  10. Sexual relations of course have existed exist and will exist However this is in no way connected with the indispensability of the existence of the family – Ferdinand Mount
  11. Money doesn't matter on a deeply personal level It doesn't make you feel any happier But of course I am very aware that I don't have to worry about earning a living or about those very important practical things that most people have to worry about on a very real level – Winona Ryder
  12. Los Angeles and New York are the big centers of the music industry worldwide so of course it can be hard for newcomers who don't know what to expect from the music business – Ville Valo
  13. We cannot observe external things without some degree of Thought nor can we reflect upon our Thoughts without being influenced in the course of our reflection by the Things which we have observed – William Whewell
  14. I don't like going to the mall I'm not really like the other girls I just like to go out on the golf course and play Golf is fun and feels really good – Michelle Wie
  15. You understand of course that I can only get you access – Edward Bennett Williams

Usage examples for course

  1. Oh of course sir – Ten Thousand a-Year. Volume 1. by Samuel Warren
  2. Of course you are – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum
  3. Of course it was a lie – Comrade Yetta by Albert Edwards
  4. Why of course they are Peggy answered Sally – Peggy Owen and Liberty by Lucy Foster Madison
  5. Of course he would not – Hildegarde's Harvest by Laura E. Richards
  6. “ I understand how 'twas of course – Cap'n Warren's Wards by Joseph C. Lincoln
  7. It was not so of course – The Wheel O' Fortune by Louis Tracy
  8. Why of course she just is the very woman – The Romance of Zion Chapel [3d ed.] by Richard Le Gallienne
  9. He knew the answer of course – This Crowded Earth by Robert Bloch
  10. Why 'f course 'tis ” – The Panchronicon by Harold Steele Mackaye
  11. But of course she is going with you – The Mettle of the Pasture by James Lane Allen
  12. Of course this would never do – The Man Thou Gavest by Harriet T. Comstock
  13. Of course tell me – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  14. Why of course he is ” – The Hampstead Mystery by John R. Watson
  15. “ No of course not but what can I do – Possessed by Cleveland Moffett
  16. Your mother would not could not come of course – To Him That Hath A Novel Of The West Of Today by Ralph Connor
  17. Well 'tis all right of course but oh Peggy ” – Peggy Owen and Liberty by Lucy Foster Madison
  18. Why Bijou of course – Bijou by Gyp
  19. Oh of course she did – The Story Of Julia Page Works of Kathleen Norris, Volume V. by Kathleen Norris
  20. “ No of course I did not – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol