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Noun
An official court of law
“I ask you to please have respect for his family and to remember that this is a matter to be determined in court.”
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A body of people acting as a tribunal in civil and criminal cases
“When Laughton stood before the Court, he rested his case on three specific points.”
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A building for legal proceedings
“He had spent the day in court, testifying in a client case for my partner.”
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A demonstration of respect or deference
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“Statesmen came to pay court to the king.”
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A quadrangular area, surrounded by a building or group of buildings
“Surrounded by a broad moat, the palace buildings are arranged around a great inner court.”
Noun
A quadrangular area used for games or events
“An outdoor court is available for guests to play tennis or basketball.”
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A sovereign's residence
“Red deer, along with various wildfowl and fish, were all important elements in the menus of the royal court of Henry VIII.”
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The courtiers, retinue, and household of a sovereign
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“The king and his court, with the royal family and household at its center, were the focus and fulcrum of English government and politics.”
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The yard associated with or surrounding a barn
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Highest court of law
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Judiciary
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A place for discussion
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Place for athletic play
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A session or inquiry made before a court or jury
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Central building area
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Path upon which travel occurs
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One skilled in law or jurisprudence
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A type of hotel or lodging establishment, often located near a major highway, which typically features a series of rooms the entrances of which are immediately adjacent to a parking lot to facilitate convenient access to automobiles parked there
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A legislature similar to the UK Parliament in other nations and states
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A path or other structured area on which to travel on foot
Verb
To flirt with, or attempt to win over, a romantic interest
“I was attractive, or at least that is what the suitors would say when they came with the intention of trying to court me.”
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To be involved with (someone) romantically
“He would court her well, treating her like the angel that she was.”
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To pay special attention to (someone) in an attempt to win their support or favor
“County elections, in particular, had become festive competitions, with candidates compelled to court voters with whiskey and barbecue.”
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To risk incurring (misfortune) because of one's behavior
“To venture out alone in these streets, at night, dressed like a wealthy man, would be to court disaster.”
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To seek or pursue an objective
“It is, therefore, wise not to over-estimate one's own merits and self. Rather, work hard and sincerely to court success.”
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Act in an excessively subservient manner
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Use flattery or coaxing in order to persuade someone to do something or give one something
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To act flirtatiously
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(of a quality of skill) To foster the growth or development of
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(euphemistic) To have intimate relations with someone
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To cause (someone) to have a liking for or interest in something
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To throw (something) with a jerk or sudden movement
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To confront, or come up against, a given situation
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Ask to marry
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To sing or play a serenade (for someone)
Adjective
Of judges or the administration of justice
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