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noun as in length of action

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In this day and age, this “help” comes in a variety of forms, from creative writing courses to ghost writers.

I was also teaching my courses at UC-Berkeley much of that time, though I had time off in the summers and through a sabbatical.

In fact, he taught the most intensive artillery course in the South and very likely the equal of courses at West Point.

There, she and other mothers can take ministry-sponsored courses, including on cooking and avoiding marital conflict.

Child workers, even when they are brought back into the classroom, are unable to cope without proper bridge courses.

There were but two courses open to the majority of the ex-soldiers—brigandage or service under their new masters.

In a city lot courses and distances play a larger part in fixing the boundaries, and are more carefully defined.

The stream was like most water-courses in Arizona, and flowed under the sand and next to the bed-rock.

Cotgrave has: 'Entremets, certain choice dishes served in between the courses at a feast.'

In the intervals which must occur between the courses, do not appear to be conscious of the lapse of time.


On this page you'll find 129 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to courses, such as: development, series, system, program, plan, and way.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.