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court

noun /koːt/
a place where legal cases are heard
juzgado
a magistrates’ court the High Court.
the judges and officials of a legal court The accused is to appear before the court on Friday. a marked-out space for certain games
pista, cancha
a tennis court a squash court.
the officials, councillors etc of a king or queen
corte
the court of King James.
the palace of a king or queen
palacio
Hampton Court.
an open space surrounded by houses or by the parts of one house. courtier /-tiə/ noun a member of the court of a king or queen
cortesano, cortesana
He was one of King James’ courtiers.
courtly adjective having or showing fine manners
cortés, elegante, fino
a courtly gesture.
courtliness noun
cortesía, finura
the courtliness of an aristocratic male.
courtship noun courting or wooing
cortejo, galanteo
Their courtship lasted several years.
courthouse noun a building where legal cases are held.
palacio de justicia
court-martial noun ( plural courts-martial) a court held by officers of the armed forces to try offences/offenses against discipline
consejo de guerra, tribunal militar
He was tried by court-martial.
courtroom noun a room in a court of law where legal cases take place
Sala de Justicia
The accused was led into the courtroom by a police officer.
courtyard noun a court or enclosed ground beside, or surrounded by, a building the courtyard of the castle.
(Definition of court from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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