Translation of course in Spanish:
- 1 1.1(of river) curso (masculine)(of road) recorrido (masculine)Example sentences1.2 (way of proceeding) the only course open to us
el único camino que tenemosyour best course is to say nothing
- One example of this is the Huanhe Road project that is to follow the course of the Xindian River in Taipei County.
- At its most basic, canyoning is following a river along its course through a gulley.
- Alternatively, you could hire a bike and follow the course of the River Loir from Vendome to its confluence with the Sarthe.
nuestra única opciónlo mejor que puedes hacer es no decir nada1.3 (progress) (no plural) in the normal course of eventsnormalmentein due course
en circunstancias normalesa su debido tiempoyou'll be informed in due coursese le informará en su momento or cuando corresponda or a su debido tiempoin the course of timecon el tiempoin o during the course of a few short weeksen el curso de unas pocas semanasin the course of our conversationen el curso or transcurso de nuestra conversaciónduring the course of the interviewdurante (el transcurso de) la entrevistait changed the course of history/eventscambió el curso de la historia/los acontecimientosto interfere with the course of justice (Law)entorpecer la acción de la justiciato run o take its courseseguir su cursoExample sentences
- Once respiratory or renal disease develops, the course is usually rapidly progressive.
- We'll of course be back to you if any developments occur during the course of this program.
- It has characters that are compelling, sympathetic and which develop over the course of the plot.
- 2of course you know it, don't you? — of course!lo sabes, ¿no? — ¡claro! or ¡desde luego! or ¡por supuesto!of course! why didn't I think of that?¡pero claro! ¿cómo no se me ocurrió?am I invited? — of course you are!¿estoy invitado? — ¡claro or desde luego or por supuesto or naturalmente que sí!of course notclaro que nowhat do they want? — money, of course!¿qué quieren? — ¡pues qué van a querer! ¡dinero!I'm not always right, of courseclaro que no siempre tengo razónyou know, of course, his father's deadya sabrás que su padre murióthe lines are, of course, from 'Hamlet'los versos son, claro está or naturalmente, de 'Hamlet'
- 3 (Aviation, Nautical) true courserumbo verdaderoto plot a course (Aviation)trazar el plan de vuelo(Nautical)to set course for
trazar la derrotaponer rumbo athe plane had gone off courseel avión se había desviado de su rumbothe project is on course for completionel proyecto va bien encaminado y se terminará en la fecha previstato change coursecambiar de rumbothe party has changed courseel partido ha dado un nuevo rumbo or giro a su política
- 4 4.1 (series of lessons) a short courseun cursillocourse
in/ onsomethingcursoto take o (in British English also) do a course de/ sobrealgohacer un cursoto go on a courseir a hacer un cursothey are sending me on a courseme van a enviar a hacer un curso(before noun) course materialmaterial (masculine) de curso4.2 (Medicine)a course of treatmentun tratamientothe doctor put me on a course of antibioticsel doctor me recetó antibióticosbe sure to finish the courseno deje de terminar la serie or el cicloExample sentences
- Initial treatment should be medical with a course of antibiotics of at least two weeks duration.
- First dose reactions occur after the first dose of a course of treatment and not necessarily thereafter.
- A recurrence followed his initial recovery, and he needed a repeat course of treatment.
- This could occur in small groups in teacher education courses or in large class discussions.
- The center offers research fellowships, courses, lecture series, conferences, and publications.
- The figures relate to primary and secondary postgraduate teacher training courses for all subjects.
- 5(part of a meal) plato (masculine)as a o for the first coursede primer platoa three-course meal
de entradauna comida de dos platos y postreExample sentences
- The Japanese, like most other Asians, do not usually serve meals in courses but set all the dishes on the table at the start of the meal.
- Instead of serving dishes in courses, a Thai meal is served all at once, permitting dinners to enjoy complementary combinations of different tastes.
- On the Sunday evening after the competition was over, a 3 course meal was served.
- 6 (Sport)also: racecoursealso: golf coursecampo (masculine) or (in Southern Cone also) cancha (feminine) (de golf)the race is over a course of three miles(el circuito de) la carrera tiene un recorrido de tres millasto last o stay the course(persist to the end) aguantar hasta el final(lit: complete race) terminar la carreraExample sentences
- One of the benefits of playing golf at new courses are the ideas you pick up.
- It is a full service shotgun complex with two fully automated sporting clays courses, and golf carts are included.
- While they want to incorporate some sightseeing into the trip, they have specified a minimum of four rounds of golf at leading courses in the chosen area.
- 7 (of bricks)Example sentences
- A continuous render is taken up the sides and over the top of the core material of a wall, the core material being some three courses of mud bricks about forty centimetres high.
- The effect of height of a temple till now was mitigated and compromised by the horizontal courses of stone used for construction.
- One face of the double-sided fireplace features two courses of light buff brick alternating with a single, inset course of red bricks.
- (hunt)cazar (con perros)Example sentences
- True: but we have all seen photographs of beings in rapid motion - horses racing, greyhounds coursing a hare, men running over a field, and so on.
- He is too fast to be coursed in sight, and is hunted by scent, which varies with temperature, climate and soil.
- The farmer thought they were coursing hares and called police.
- (flow swiftly) [literary]he felt the blood coursing through his veinssentía correr la sangre por sus venas [literary]Example sentences
- The warm liquid coursed down her throat, calming the fear she felt.
- My father may have been in the merchant navy, but that doesn't mean there's salt water coursing through my veins.
- The start of the main race was delayed after a thunderstorm hit the circuit, causing heavy flooding, with water coursing across the track in several places.
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