Translation of "course" - English-German dictionary


noun /koːs/

a series (of lectures, medicines etc)

der Kurs
I’m taking a course (of lectures) in sociology
He’s having a course of treatment for his leg.

a division or part of a meal

der Gang
Now we’ve had the soup, what’s (for) the next course?

the ground over which a race is run or a game (especially golf) is played

feste Bahn
a golf-course.

the path or direction in which something moves

der Weg
the course of the Nile.

the progress or development of events

der Lauf
Things will run their normal course despite the strike.

a way (of action)

die Handlungsweise
What’s the best course of action in the circumstances?
in the course of


im Laufe
In the course of our talk, he told me about the accident.
in due course

at the appropriate or normal time

zur gegebenen Zeit
In due course, this seed will grow into a tree.
of course

naturally or obviously

Of course, he didn’t tell me any secrets
Of course I can swim.
off/on course

(not) heading in the right direction

auf richtigem Kurs
to drift off course
We’re back on course.

(Translation of “course” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)