Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Russian translation of “of course”

of course

adverb
 
 
/əvˈkɔːs/
YES A1 used to say 'yes' and emphasize your answer
конечно!
'Can you help me?' 'Of course!'
OBVIOUS B1 used to show that what you are saying is obvious or already known
конечно, несомненно
The rain meant, of course, that the match was cancelled. Of course, the Olympics are not just about money.
of course not A2 used to say 'no' and emphasize your answer
конечно нет!
'Do you mind if I borrow your pen?' 'Of course not.'
(Definition of of course from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “of course” in other dictionaries

Translations of “of course”

Word of the Day

light at the end of the tunnel

signs of improvement in a situation that has been bad for a long time, or signs that a long and difficult piece of work is almost finished

Word of the Day

The language of work

by Kate Woodford,
October 15, 2014
Most of us talk about our jobs. We tell our family and friends interesting or funny things that have happened in the workplace (=room where we do our job), we describe – and sometimes complain about – our bosses and colleagues and when we meet someone for the first time, we tell

Read More 

life tracking noun

October 20, 2014
the use of one or more devices or apps to monitor health, exercise, how time is spent, etc.

Read More