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crash course

noun

Simple Definition of crash course

  • : a class in which a lot of information is taught in a short period of time

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of crash course

  1. :  a rapid and intense course of study; also :  an experience that resembles such a course <has been given a crash course in diplomacy in his first weeks in office>

Examples of crash course in a sentence

  1. Before her trip, she took a crash course in Russian culture and history at the local university.



1966

First Known Use of crash course

1966


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