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court

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1 the residence of a ruler
  • Hampton Court was the imposing residence of King Henry VIII.
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2 an open space wholly or partly enclosed (as by buildings or walls)
  • The art museum boasts a glass-sided court that is filled with an array of greenery and sculpture.
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3 an assembly of persons for the administration of justice
  • This court is now called to order.
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court of law

4 a public official having authority to decide questions of law
  • If it please the court, I'd like to approach the bench.
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court

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1 to act so as to make (something) more likely
  • You're courting disaster if you keep playing with matches.
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look for

2 to go on dates that may eventually lead to marriage
  • They courted for a year before getting married.
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go steady, keep company, make love



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