Usage examples for courses

  1. Now she found him following evil courses, on the path to ruin; yet even here he was peerless among his comrades; whatever stain rested upon him, he certainly was not base and mean. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. As a matter of necessity, the subject of Sir Patrick's expedition was dropped while the servants were in the room- to be regularly taken up again by Arnold in the intervals between the courses. – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  3. For my self I find my heart too big: I feel I have not patience to look on whilst you run these forbidden courses. – A King, and No King by Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher
  4. She also asked if she might smoke between courses- which same worried the unhappy Dinky- Dunk much more than it did me. – The Prairie Mother by Arthur Stringer
  5. I will also have some instrumental music so you will not get too tired, for I want music every fifteen minutes between the courses during the dinner. – Sixty Years of California Song by Margaret Blake-Alverson
  6. Nay, rather, you are yourself the cause of these things, having turned yourself to wicked courses. – The Clouds by Aristophanes
  7. Rapid courses of lectures were given on this subject. – Paris As It Was and As It Is by Francis W. Blagdon
  8. Serve it in courses, if you like, and call it dinner. – The Trumpeter Swan by Temple Bailey
  9. I am sure I don't know what to call a quarter of it; but the finest ship ever seen under full sail, with the sun coming through her from her royals to her courses-" " Now, papa, don't be so ridiculous. – Springhaven A Tale of the Great War by R. D. Blackmore
  10. For a long half- hour Blount sat staring absently at the desk litter, trying to decide between the two courses open to him. – The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush by Francis Lynde
  11. " I know something of those two courses," said Maya. – Rebels of the Red Planet by Charles Louis Fontenay
  12. I have ever considered the opening a canal between those two water courses, as the most important work in that line, which the state of Virginia could undertake. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  13. My idea was this- that you should take her in here, and endeavour to preserve her from future evil courses. – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  14. Only two courses are open to the fisher- either to hold on and let him break the tackle; or follow him as fast as possible. – The Eagle Cliff by R.M. Ballantyne
  15. Hey you, Earthsmith, what courses will you take?" – Earthsmith by Milton Lesser
  16. He had no doubt seen and talked with Gosnold after his return; perhaps had obtained from him his courses after he fell in with the coast. – Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast by Samuel Adams Drake
  17. Even when their language indicates by variation,- sometimes a broad variation, often a but slight and subtle variation,- the different courses of thought which are uppermost in each discipline, even then the unity of the final end and aim is still apparent. – Selections from the Prose Works of Matthew Arnold by Matthew Arnold