Translation of "course" - English-Italian dictionary

course

noun uk /kɔːs/
of course

A1 used to say ‘yes’ strongly, often to be polite

certo, certamente
“Can you help me?” “Of course!”
of course

B1 used to show that what you are saying is obvious

come si sa
Of course, the Olympics are not just about money.
of course not

A2 used to say ‘no’ strongly

no di certo
“Do you mind if I borrow your pen?” “Of course not.”

A1 a set of lessons about a particular subject

corso
She did a ten-week computer course.

A2 a part of a meal

portata, piatto
a three-course dinner

B1 an area used for horse races or playing golf

pista (per corse di cavalli), campo (di golf)
a golf course

the direction in which a ship, plane, etc. is moving

rotta
The boat was blown off course (= in the wrong direction).

the way something develops, usually over a long time

corso
Nuclear weapons have changed the course of history.

(Translation of “course” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)