crash course

noun

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


CRASH COURSE Defined for English Language Learners

crash course

noun

Definition of crash course for English Language Learners

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

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