Synonyms of course in English:



  • 5 the waiter served them their next course
    dish, menu item
  • 7 he's taking a course in art history
    programme of study, course of study, educational programme, set of lectures, curriculum, syllabus, schedule; classes, lectures, studies
  • 8 a course of antibiotics
    programme, series, sequence, system, schedule, regimen


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in due course

I look forward to hearing from you in due course at the appropriate timewhen the time is ripein timein due timein the fullness of timein the course of timeat a later timeat a later dateat lengthat a future time/dateat some point in the futurein the futurein time to comeas time goes on/byby and byone daysome daysooner or laterin a whileafter a biteventually

of course

  • 2 ‘Have you got a minute?’ ‘Of course.’
    yes, certainly, definitely, absolutely, by all means, with pleasure
    informal sure thing

on course

he remains on course for re-election in two years on trackon targeton schedule

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