corse

noun

archaic
: corpse

Example Sentences

would have to inter the corse of many a fallen comrade before the war's end

Word History

Etymology

Middle English cors, from Anglo-French

First Known Use

13th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of corse was in the 13th century

Dictionary Entries Near corse

Cite this Entry

“Corse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/corse. Accessed 5 Dec. 2022.

Kids Definition

archaic
: corpse
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