What does concourse mean?

Definitions for concourse
ˈkɒn kɔrs, -koʊrs, ˈkɒŋ-con·course

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word concourse.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. multitude, throng, concoursenoun

    a large gathering of people

  2. concoursenoun

    a wide hallway in a building where people can walk

  3. concourse, confluencenoun

    a coming together of people

Wiktionary

  1. concoursenoun

    A large open space in a building where people can gather.

  2. concoursenoun

    A large group of people; a crowd.

  3. concoursenoun

    The running or flowing together of things; the meeting of things; confluence.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Concoursenoun

    a moving, flowing, or running together; confluence

    Etymology: [F. concours, L. concursus, fr. concurrere to run together. See Concur.]

  2. Concoursenoun

    an assembly; a gathering formed by a voluntary or spontaneous moving and meeting in one place

    Etymology: [F. concours, L. concursus, fr. concurrere to run together. See Concur.]

  3. Concoursenoun

    the place or point of meeting or junction of two bodies

    Etymology: [F. concours, L. concursus, fr. concurrere to run together. See Concur.]

  4. Concoursenoun

    an open space where several roads or paths meet; esp. an open space in a park where several roads meet

    Etymology: [F. concours, L. concursus, fr. concurrere to run together. See Concur.]

  5. Concoursenoun

    concurrence; cooperation

    Etymology: [F. concours, L. concursus, fr. concurrere to run together. See Concur.]

Freebase

  1. Concourse

    A concourse is a place where pathways or roads meet, such as in a hotel, a convention center, a railway station, an airport terminal, a hall, or other space.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Concourse

    kon′kōrs, or kong′-, n. an assembly of persons or things running or drawn together: (Scots law) concurrence of an officer, who has legal right to grant it. [Fr.,—L. concursuscon, together, currĕre, to run.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of concourse in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of concourse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of concourse in a Sentence

  1. Carlos Whittaker:

    I was super bummed that morning and had to reroute to Atlanta. As I was walking through the concourse, I heard someone playing the piano, and I just had to walk by them, there was Tonee, going down and going to town and I knew I just had to stay there.

  2. Brent Long:

    We ducked into this restaurant and basically got underneath the table because we didn't know if the person was coming down the concourse. It was panic and chaos, it was kind of crazy there for a while.

  3. Herbert Westren Turnbull:

    Mathematics transfigures the fortuitous concourse of atoms into the tracery of the finger of God.

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Translations for concourse

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  • тълпа, множество, стичанеBulgarian
  • WartehalleGerman
  • αίθουσα αναμονήςGreek
  • amaso, kunfluo, haloEsperanto
  • explanadaSpanish
  • هال،‌راهرو, جمعیت، هجوم, برخورد، ملاقاتPersian
  • hallFrench
  • atrio, affluenza, spianata, moltitudine, afflusso, salone, androne, concorso, turba, concomitanza, salaItalian
  • コンコースJapanese
  • multitudo, turbaLatin
  • halaPolish
  • audiência, átrio, multidão, confluênciaPortuguese
  • скопление, конкорс, толпа, главный зал вокзала, стечение, множество, главный вестибюль вокзалаRussian

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