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Engelsk navneord: course

1. course (om handling) education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe took a course in basket weaving.
Flirting is not unknown in college classes.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)class, course of instruction, course of study


Mindre specifikke termerdidactics, education, educational activity, instruction, pedagogy, teaching


Mere specifikke termeradult education, art class, childbirth-preparation class, correspondence course, course of lectures, directed study, elective, elective course, extension course, home study, industrial arts, orientation, orientation course, propaedeutic, propaedeutics, refresher, refresher course, required course, seminar, shop, shop class, workshop


Omfatter disse specifikke termerclass period, course session, coursework, lecture, lecturing, lesson, recitation

2. course (om gruppe) a connected series of events or actions or developments


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe government took a firm course.
Historians can only point out those lines for which evidence is available.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)line


Mindre specifikke termerseries


Mere specifikke termercurrent, flow, stream

3. course (om sted) general line of orientation


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe river takes a southern course.
The northeastern trend of the coast.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)trend


Mindre specifikke termerdirection, way

4. course (om handling) a mode of action


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIf 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.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)course of action


Mindre specifikke termeraction


Mere specifikke termerblind alley, collision course, path, way, way of life

5. course (om ting) a line or route along which something travels or moves


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe hurricane demolished houses in its path.
The track of an animal.
The course of the river.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)path, track


Mindre specifikke termerline


Mere specifikke termerbelt, collision course, inside track, round, steps, swath, trail

6. course (om gruppe) a body of students who are taught together


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningEarly morning classes are always sleepy.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)class, form, grade


Mindre specifikke termerassemblage, gathering


Mere specifikke termerdiscussion section, master class, section

7. course (om mad) part of a meal served at one time


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe prepared a three course meal.


Mindre specifikke termeraliment, alimentation, nourishment, nutriment, nutrition, sustenance, victuals


Mere specifikke termerafters, appetiser, appetizer, dessert, entree, main course, starter, sweet


Omfatter disse overordnede termermeal, repast

8. course (om genstand) (construction) a layer of masonry


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA course of bricks.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)row


Mindre specifikke termerbed, layer


Mere specifikke termerdamp course, damp-proof course, row of bricks


Omfatter disse overordnede termerwall

9. course (om genstand) facility consisting of a circumscribed area of land or water laid out for a sport


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe course had only nine holes.
The course was less than a mile.


Mindre specifikke termerfacility, installation


Mere specifikke termergolf course, links course, racecourse, racetrack, raceway, track


Engelsk biord: course

1. course as might be expected


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningNaturally, the lawyer sent us a huge bill.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)naturally, of course


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)unnaturally


Engelsk udsagnsord: course

1. course (om bevægelse) move swiftly through or over


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShips coursing the Atlantic.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercover, cross, cut across, cut through, get across, get over, pass over, track, traverse

2. course (om bevægelse) move along, of liquids


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWater flowed into the cave.
The Missouri feeds into the Mississippi.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)feed, flow, run


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP


Mindre specifikke termermove


Mere specifikke termercirculate, drain, dribble, eddy, filter, flush, gush, gutter, jet, ooze, pour, purl, run down, run off, run out, run out, seep, spill, stream, surge, swirl, tide, trickle, waste, well out, whirl, whirlpool

3. course (om konkurrence) hunt with hounds


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe often courses hares.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerhunt, hunt down, run, track down


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