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Definitions of court:
  • noun:   respectful deference
    Example: "Pay court to the emperor"
  • noun:   a yard wholly or partly surrounded by walls or buildings
    Example: "The house was built around an inner court"
  • noun:   a specially marked area within which a game is played
    Example: "Players had to reserve a court in advance"
  • noun:   a room in which a law court sits
    Example: "Television cameras were admitted in the courtroom"
  • noun:   the residence of a sovereign or nobleman
    Example: "The king will visit the duke's court"
  • noun:   the sovereign and his advisers who are the governing power of a state
  • noun:   the family and retinue of a sovereign or prince
  • noun:   an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business
  • noun:   Australian woman tennis player who won many major championships (born in 1947)
  • noun:   a hotel for motorists; provides direct access from rooms to parking area
  • verb:   engage in social activities leading to marriage
    Example: "We were courting for over ten years"
  • verb:   make amorous advances towards
    Example: "John is courting Mary"
  • verb:   seek someone's favor
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #15551)

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