Definition of by courtesy of in English:

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(by) courtesy of

1Given or allowed by: photograph courtesy of the Evening Star
More example sentences
  • They won an all-expenses-paid weekend away courtesy of the newspaper.
  • But we just got the most valuable piece of information on the Bahamas courtesy of a reader.
  • The movie is courtesy of our gracious holiday hosts, an added bonus to their, as ever, amazing hospitality.
1.1 informal As a result of; thanks to.
Example sentences
  • Homeward bound, I got a couple of hours closer to Toronto courtesy of my sister and her boyfriend.
  • Of the nine goals scored in the game, seven were courtesy of special teams.
  • Successful applicants will get their rural trip courtesy of a new TV programme.
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