Definition of "Course" :
noun: a mode of action
"If you persist in that course you will surely fail."
noun: education imparted in a series of lessons or meetings
"He took a course in basket weaving."
noun: facility consisting of a circumscribed area of land or water laid out for a sport
"The course had only nine holes."
noun: (construction) a layer of masonry
"A course of bricks."
noun: part of a meal served at one time
"She prepared a three course meal."
noun: a body of students who are taught together
noun: a connected series of events or actions or developments
"The government took a firm course."
noun: general line of orientation
"The river takes a southern course."
noun: a line or route along which something travels or moves
"The course of the river."
verb: hunt with hounds
"He often courses hares."
verb: move along, of liquids
verb: move swiftly through or over
adverb: as might be expected