course of things

  • 1 in the ordinary course of things — in the ordinary, normal, etc. course of events, things, etc. idiom as things usually happen Syn: ↑normally • In the normal course of things we would not treat her disappearance as suspicious. Main entry: ↑courseidiom …

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  • 2 in the normal course of things — in the ordinary, normal, etc. course of events, things, etc. idiom as things usually happen Syn: ↑normally • In the normal course of things we would not treat her disappearance as suspicious. Main entry: ↑courseidiom …

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  • 3 in the usual course of things — index as a rule, generally Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 course — [kôrs] n. [ME cours & Fr course, both < OFr cours < L cursus, pp. of currere, to run: see CURRENT] 1. an onward movement; going on from one point to the next; progress 2. the progress or duration of time [in the course of a week] 3. a way,… …

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  • 5 course of events — The usual way in which things happen or proceed ● course …

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  • 6 course — course1 [ kɔrs ] noun count *** ▸ 1 series of classes ▸ 2 action someone chooses ▸ 3 way things develop ▸ 4 direction something follows ▸ 5 part of meal ▸ 6 area for sports ▸ 7 medical treatment ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) a series of classes or lectures in …

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  • 7 course — I UK [kɔː(r)s] / US [kɔrs] noun [countable] Word forms course : singular course plural courses *** 1) a series of lessons or lectures in an academic subject or a practical skill a drama/secretarial/Spanish course course in: an introductory course …

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  • 8 course*/*/*/ — [kɔːs] noun [C] I 1) a series of lessons or lectures in an academic subject or a practical skill a drama/secretarial/Spanish course[/ex] You could do a language course abroad.[/ex] The school runs courses for beginners.[/ex] She s on a management …

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  • 9 course — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 complete series of lessons or lectures ADJECTIVE ▪ computer, psychology, Spanish, etc. ▪ crash, intensive ▪ short …

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  • 10 Things We Lost in the Fire (film) — Infobox Film name = Things We Lost In The Fire caption = Promotional film poster director = Susanne Bier producer = Sam Mendes writer = Allan Loeb narrator = starring = Halle Berry Benicio del Toro David Duchovny music = cinematography = editing …

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  • 11 course — /kawrs, kohrs/, n., v., coursed, coursing. n. 1. a direction or route taken or to be taken. 2. the path, route, or channel along which anything moves: the course of a stream. 3. advance or progression in a particular direction; forward or onward… …

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  • 12 course — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. channel, passage; march, progression; mode, method; curriculum (see learning); circuit. v. i. run, flow (see fluidity). II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A route] Syn. direction, passage, path, way; see route 1 …

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  • 13 Things Aren't Simple Anymore — Infobox Television episode Title =Things Aren t Simple Anymore Series =One Foot in the Grave Caption =Victor Meldrew s hand and cap in the gutter after being knocked over. Season =6 Episode =6 Airdate =20 November 2000 Production = Writer =David… …

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  • 14 things will straighten out — (from Idioms in Speech) things will work out You mustn t feel bad, he said kindly; things will straighten out in the course of time. (Th. Dreiser) You ll probably find the first year rather confusing and hard work between the two schedules, but… …

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  • 15 matter-of-course — adjective expected or depended upon as a natural or logical outcome • Similar to: ↑expected * * * | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: matter of course 1. : being such as is or may be expected or depended upon as a matter of course 2. :… …

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  • 16 in the normal course of events — in the normal/ordinary/course of events phrase used when you are saying what would normally happen In the normal course of events police would not respond to this situation. Thesaurus: ordinary and normalsynonym …

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  • 17 in the ordinary course of events — in the normal/ordinary/course of events phrase used when you are saying what would normally happen In the normal course of events police would not respond to this situation. Thesaurus: ordinary and normalsynonym …

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  • 18 matter-of-course — /mat euhr euhv kawrs , kohrs /, adj. 1. occurring or proceeding in or as if in the logical, natural, or customary course of things; expected or inevitable. 2. accepting things as occurring in their natural course, or characterized by an… …

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  • 19 matter-of-course — /mætər əv ˈkɔs/ (say matuhr uhv kaws) adjective occurring or proceeding as if in the natural course of things …

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  • 20 Living Things — Студийный альбом Linkin Park …

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