The direction of continuing movement: took a northern course.
A rota ou o caminho tomado
por algo, como um fluxo
, que se move. Ver sinônimos
The route or path taken by something, such as a stream, that moves. See Synonyms at way.
Sports A designated area of land or water on which a race is held: the course of a marathon.
Sports A golf course.
A mode of action or behavior: followed the best course and invested her money.
A typical or natural manner of proceeding or developing; customary passage: a fad that ran its course.
A systematic or orderly succession; a sequence: a course of medical treatments.
A continuous layer of building material, such as brick or tile, on a wall or roof of a building.
A complete body of prescribed studies constituting a curriculum: a four-year course in engineering.
A unit of such a curriculum: took an introductory course in chemistry; passed her calculus course.
A part of a meal served as a unit at one time: The first course was a delicious soup.
Nautical The lowest sail on a mast of a square-rigged ship.
A point on the compass, especially the one toward which a vehicle, such as a ship, is moving.
To move swiftly through or over; traverse: ships coursing the seas.
To hunt (game) with hounds.
To set (hounds) to chase game.
To proceed or move swiftly along a specified course: "Big tears now coursed down her face” ( Iris Murdoch).
To hunt game with hounds.
in due course At the proper or right time.
of course In the natural or expected order of things; naturally.
of course Without any doubt; certainly.