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English definition of “of course”

of course

adverb     /əvˈkɔːs/
YES A1 used to say 'yes' and emphasize your answer : 'Can you help me?' 'Of course!'Words and phrases expressing agreement and acceptance
OBVIOUS B1 used to show that what you are saying is obvious or already known : The rain meant , of course, that the match was cancelled . Of course, the Olympics are not just about money .Apparent and obviousVisible
of course not A2 used to say 'no' and emphasize your answer : 'Do you mind if I borrow your pen ?' 'Of course not.'Yes, no and not
(Definition of of course adverb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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