Definition of corso in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈkɔːsəʊ

noun (plural corsos)

  • 1(In Italy and some other Mediterranean countries) a social promenade.
  • 1.1A street used for social promenades, or where races and parades were formerly held.


Italian, 'main street', from Latin cursus 'a course'.

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