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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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