series of lessons, lectures
forward movement in time
direction or route following by a ship or an aircraft or by a river
any of the separate parts of a meal, e.g. soup, dessert
"he took a course in basket weaving"
"flirting is not unknown in college classes"
"the government took a firm course"
"historians can only point out those lines for which evidence is available"
"the river takes a southern course"
"the northeastern trend of the coast"
"if 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"
"the hurricane demolished houses in its path"
"the track of an animal"
"the course of the river"
"early morning classes are always sleepy"
"she prepared a three course meal"
"a course of bricks"
"the course had only nine holes"
"the course was less than a mile"
"naturally, the lawyer sent us a huge bill"
"ships coursing the Atlantic"
"Water flowed into the cave"
"the Missouri feeds into the Mississippi"
"He often courses hares"
They slackened their course.
出自： S. Johnson
The rain courses in cart-ruts down the deep mud lane.
出自： P. Larkin