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Synonyms for course

Synonyms for course

a method used in dealing with something

a number of things placed or occurring one after the other

the compass direction in which a ship or an aircraft moves

to move freely as a liquid

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a connected series of events or actions or developments

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general line of orientation

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a line or route along which something travels or moves

a body of students who are taught together

(construction) a layer of masonry

facility consisting of a circumscribed area of land or water laid out for a sport

hunt with hounds

as might be expected

References in classic literature ?
In the course of the day, they came to a height that commanded an almost boundless prospect.
The travellers continued their course to the south of west for about forty miles, through a region so elevated that patches of snow lay on the highest summits and on the northern declivities.
On the 17th they continued down the course of the river, making fifteen miles to the southwest.
Campbell had met with a disaster in the course of their route from the Sweet Water.
In the course of his march, therefore, he secretly detached a small party of trappers, to make their way to those hunting grounds, while he continued on with the main body; appointing a rendezvous, at the next full moon, about the 28th of August, at a place called the Medicine Lodge.
Of course you would be notified what day and train to expect Pollyanna on.
She had answered it the day before, and she had said she would take the child, of course. She HOPED she knew her duty well enough for that!--disagreeable as the task would be.
"Of course you have given me a disagreeable enough thing to think about," said the prince, irritably, "but what are you going to do, since you are so sure it was Ferdishenko?"
The whole thing is, of course, an absolute fabrication, though when he spoke of Nina Alexandrovna he wept!
"Of course, I remember," she said frankly, and with a shade of sadness passing over her face.
"Of course you didn't, she said, patting my cheek with a kind little hand.
Adventures, of course, as we shall see, were of daily occurrence; but about this time Peter invented, with Wendy's help, a new game that fascinated him enormously, until he suddenly had no more interest in it, which, as you have been told, was what always happened with his games.
At the Gulch, when victory was still in the balance, sometimes leaning this way and sometimes that, he called out, "I'm redskin to-day; what are you, Tootles?" And Tootles answered, "Redskin; what are you, Nibs?" and Nibs said, "Redskin; what are you Twin?" and so on; and they were all redskins; and of course this would have ended the fight had not the real redskins fascinated by Peter's methods, agreed to be lost boys for that once, and so at it they all went again, more fiercely than ever.
"Of course you know already--about May and me," he said, answering her look with a shy laugh.
"Of course I will mention it when I write him," said Anne, a trifle distantly.
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