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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. coursesnoun

    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

  2. Crœsus

  3. Scouser

  4. scouser

  5. sources

  6. sucrose

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  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. Tom Burton:

    It’s very complex with the tide and the current, together with the shifting winds inside Guanabara Bay, and having big mountains surrounding it, like Sugarloaf, it’s quite complex, only having one day on each of the courses, you’ve really got to perform.

  2. John Steinbeck:

    It seems to me that if you or I must choose between two courses of thoughts or action we should remember our dying and try so to live, that our death brings no pleasure on the world.

  3. United States:

    That's correct, we have been exporting for clinical trials and for compassionate use, thousands of treatment courses. And our collaboration with the government has been such that we've been very transparent with them here in the United States, and we have a good relationship on future allocation.

  4. Donald Trump:

    I paid all cash. I then spent a tremendous amount of money on renovating the hotel and the golf courses, it's incredible.

  5. Green Jacket.Andy Yamanaka:

    This time at the Masters, we saw more smiles on the golf course, which is very unusual for [ him ], when he plays on the golf courses, he doesn't smile a lot, but this time we saw some smiles, and he looked very relaxed.

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