Translation of "course" - English-Japanese dictionary

course

noun uk /kɔːs/
of course

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

もちろん!
“Can you help me?” “Of course!”
of course

B1 used to show that what you are saying is obvious

もちろん
Of course, the Olympics are not just about money.
of course not

A2 used to say ‘no’ strongly

もちろん~しない
“Do you mind if I borrow your pen?” “Of course not.”

A1 a set of lessons about a particular subject

講座
She did a ten-week computer course.

A2 a part of a meal

(食事の)コース
a three-course dinner

B1 an area used for horse races or playing golf

(競馬やゴルフの)コース
a golf course

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

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

the way something develops, usually over a long time

進路
Nuclear weapons have changed the course of history.

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