courser

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English[edit]

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A courser (Cursorius rufus)
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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English, a borrowing from Anglo-Norman cursier, corser (French: coursier), from Old French curs (course).

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Noun[edit]

courser (plural coursers)

  1. A dog used for coursing.
  2. A person who practises coursing.
  3. A hunter.
  4. A stone used in building a course.
  5. A racehorse or a charger.
  6. Any of several species of bird in the genus Cursorius of the family Glareolidae.

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References[edit]

  • OED 2nd edition 1989

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From course.

Verb[edit]

courser

  1. (colloquial) to purchase

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