corse

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See also: Corse and corsé

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English cors, from Old French cors, from Latin corpus (body). Doublet of corpus and corpse, and distantly of riff. Compare corset.

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Noun[edit]

corse (plural corses)

  1. (obsolete) A (living) body.
  2. (archaic) A dead body, a corpse.
    • 1796, Matthew Lewis, The Monk, Folio Society 1985, p. 214:
      Ambrosio beheld before him that once noble and majestic form, now become a corse, cold, senseless, and disgusting.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɔʁs/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

corse (plural corses)

  1. Corsican

Noun[edit]

corse m (uncountable)

  1. Corsican (language)

Verb[edit]

corse

  1. inflection of corser:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

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Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkor.se/
  • Rhymes: -orse
  • Hyphenation: cór‧se

Noun[edit]

corse f

  1. plural of corsa (race, trip)

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkor.se/
  • Rhymes: -orse
  • Hyphenation: cór‧se

Verb[edit]

corse

  1. third-person singular past historic of correre

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkor.se/
  • Rhymes: -orse
  • Hyphenation: cór‧se

Participle[edit]

corse f pl

  1. feminine plural of corso (having run)

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

corse

  1. feminine plural of corso (Corsican)

Noun[edit]

corse f

  1. plural of corsa (female Corsican)

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

corse

  1. vocative singular masculine of corsus