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Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. courses

    A name by which the sails hanging from the lower yards of a ship are usually distinguished, viz. the main-sail, fore-sail, and mizen: the staysails upon the lower masts are sometimes also comprehended in this denomination, as are the main staysails of all brigs and schooners. A ship is under her courses when she has no sail set but the fore-sail, main-sail, and mizen. Trysails are courses (which see), sometimes termed bentincks.

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  1. courses

    Plural noun of the word course.

    The local college have a range of courses for students of all age ranges.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 26, 2017  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'courses' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1272

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'courses' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1889

Anagrams for courses »

  1. Croesus, Crœsus, Scouser, scouser, sources, sucrose

  2. Croesus

How to pronounce courses?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say courses in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of courses in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of courses in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of courses in a Sentence

  1. Dr. Maxwell Maltz:

    Study the situation thoroughly, go over in your imagination the various courses of action possible to you and the consequences which can and may follow from each course. Pick out the course which gives the most promise and go ahead.

  2. Donald Trump:

    That's one out of five, i have four courses.

  3. Cheryl Hyman:

    We had students coming and taking a series of courses that may not have led anywhere.

  4. Georgia Tech graduate Schniederjans:

    You have to learn how to handle so much, stay organized, and then you go around and you travel and you play some very difficult courses set up very difficult, they put the pins tough. You play in tough conditions. You play tough courses against the other best amateurs in the world, and you also have to handle your school obligations.

  5. John Kenneth Galbraith:

    In the usual (though certainly not in every) public decision on economic policy, the choice is between courses that are almost equally good or equally bad. It is the narrowest decisions that are most ardently debated. If the world is lucky enough to enjoy peace, it may even one day make the discovery, to the horror of doctrinaire free-enterprisers and doctrinaire planners alike, that what is called capitalism and what is called socialism are both capable of working quite well.

Images & Illustrations of courses

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