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1. court

noun. ['ˈkɔrt'] an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business.

Synonyms

  • F.I.S.C.
  • chancery
  • moot court
  • domestic relations court
  • appellate court
  • International Court of Justice
  • Inquisition
  • juvenile court
  • military court
  • Star Chamber
  • supreme court
  • kangaroo court
  • trial court
  • inferior court
  • superior court
  • court of justice
  • Bench
  • tribunal
  • divorce court
  • assembly
  • Rota
  • court of law
  • consistory
  • lawcourt
  • criminal court
  • federal court
  • Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court
  • court of assize and nisi prius
  • high court
  • World Court
  • quarter sessions
  • judicature
  • lower court
  • traffic court
  • court of appeals
  • family court
  • probate court
  • police court
  • state supreme court
  • assizes
  • court of assize
  • jury
  • appeals court
  • court of domestic relations

Antonyms

  • opening
  • retreat
  • gladden
  • move in

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Court

  • underreport
  • transport
  • misreport
  • teleport
  • vanwart
  • extort
  • distort
  • contort
  • consort
  • comport
  • support
  • resort
  • report
  • purport
  • mccort
  • laporte
  • laforte
  • import
  • exhort
  • escort
  • deport
  • cavort
  • athwart
  • zwart
  • thwart
  • swart
  • stuart
  • sport
  • snort
  • quart

Example sentences of the word court


1. Noun, singular or mass
Take the signed and notarized deed to the clerk of court and have it recorded in the public records.

Quotes containing the word court


1. Prosecutors say it would be next to impossible to get one teen to testify in court that another had slipped him or her a copied disc at lunchtime. And besides, isn't sharing music a time-honored part of teen friendship?
- Charles Duhigg

2. Little white lies are part of everyday life. If you're in court being charged with a felony, you're probably going to be tempted to lie. Or if your girlfriend asks you if the sweater she is wearing makes her look fat; you're going to lie because you love that person. There are different reasons and justifications to lie; it's human nature.
- Monica Raymund

3. Little white lies are part of everyday life. If you're in court being charged with a felony, you're probably going to be tempted to lie. Or if your girlfriend asks you if the sweater she is wearing makes her look fat; you're going to lie because you love that person. There are different reasons and justifications to lie; it's human nature.
- Monica Raymund

2. court

noun. ['ˈkɔrt'] a room in which a lawcourt sits.

Synonyms

  • courthouse
  • witness stand
  • bench
  • bar
  • jury box
  • witness box
  • room

Antonyms

  • close
  • descend
  • linger
  • recede

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)

3. court

verb. ['ˈkɔrt'] make amorous advances towards.

Synonyms

  • woo
  • solicit
  • act
  • romance
  • display
  • move
  • chase

Antonyms

  • move out
  • stay
  • rest
  • buy

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)

4. court

noun. ['ˈkɔrt'] the sovereign and his advisers who are the governing power of a state.

Synonyms

  • authorities
  • regime
  • government
  • royal court
  • Sublime Porte
  • Porte

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • push
  • raise
  • pull

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)

5. court

noun. ['ˈkɔrt'] a specially marked horizontal area within which a game is played.

Synonyms

  • tennis court
  • field
  • piste
  • squash court
  • volleyball court
  • badminton court
  • athletic field
  • basketball court
  • playing field
  • playing area

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • overact
  • underact
  • fail

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)

6. court

verb. ['ˈkɔrt'] seek someone's favor.

Antonyms

  • disrespect

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)

7. court

noun. ['ˈkɔrt'] an area wholly or partly surrounded by walls or buildings.

Synonyms

  • courtyard
  • bailey
  • cloister
  • edifice
  • atrium
  • parvis
  • building
  • area
  • forecourt

Antonyms

  • unbar
  • unfasten
  • behave
  • discontinue

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)

8. court

noun. ['ˈkɔrt'] respectful deference.

Synonyms

  • respect
  • homage

Antonyms

  • proliferation
  • free
  • allow

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)

9. court

noun. ['ˈkɔrt'] a tribunal that is presided over by a magistrate or by one or more judges who administer justice according to the laws.

Synonyms

  • lawcourt
  • court of justice
  • judicature
  • tribunal

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • go
  • stay in place
  • rise

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)

10. court

noun. ['ˈkɔrt'] the residence of a sovereign or nobleman.

Antonyms

  • follow

Etymology

  • cort (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cors (Latin)
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