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Another word for court

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Noun
  1. An area partially or entirely enclosed by walls or buildings

      1. A fundamental unit of length in both the US Customary System and the British Imperial System, equal to 3 feet, or 36 inches (0.9144 meter).
      2. A long tapering spar slung to a mast to support and spread the head of a square sail, lugsail, or lateen.
      3. A square yard:
      1. A quadrilateral.
      2. A rectangular area surrounded on all four sides by buildings.
      3. The buildings bordering this area.
      1. The act of enclosing.
      2. The state of being enclosed.
      3. Something enclosed:
      1. An open space surrounded by walls or buildings, adjoining or within a building such as a large house or housing complex.
      1. Being near in space or time.
      2. Being near in relationship:
      3. Bound by mutual interests, loyalties, or affections; intimate:
      1. A usually skylighted central area, often containing plants, in some modern buildings, especially of a public or commercial nature.
      2. The open area in the center of an ancient Roman house.
      3. The forecourt of a building, such as an early Christian church, enclosed on three or four sides with porticoes.
    See also:

    place

  2. A judicial assembly

      1. A law court.
      2. The bench where a judge or other presiding judicial officer sits in court.
      3. The place where a session of court is held.
      1. A relatively long, straight, rigid piece of solid material used as a fastener, support, barrier, or structural or mechanical member.
      2. A solid oblong block of a substance or combination of ingredients, such as soap or candy.
      3. Any of various flat baked confections that are typically dense and harder than cakes and served cut into rectangular pieces.
    See also:

    law

Verb
  1. To behave so as to bring on (danger, for example)

    See also:

    seek

  2. To attempt to gain the affection of

      1. A love affair:
      2. Ardent emotional attachment or involvement between people; love:
      3. A strong, sometimes short-lived attachment, fascination, or enthusiasm for something:
      1. To seek the affection of (someone, especially a woman) with the intent to marry or begin a romantic relationship.
      2. To gain the favor of (someone) or move (someone) to do something by entreaties or inducements:
      3. To seek the romantic affection of someone, especially a woman.
      1. One thrown off from a burning substance.
      2. One resulting from friction.
      3. One remaining in an otherwise extinguished fire; an ember.
      1. To follow in an effort to overtake or capture; chase:
      2. To strive to gain or accomplish:
      3. To proceed along the course of; follow:
    See also:

    sex

    seek

Another word for court

Noun
  1. An enclosed, roofless area

      1. A covered walk with an open colonnade on one side, running along the walls of buildings that face a quadrangle.
      2. A place, especially a monastery or convent, devoted to religious seclusion.
      3. Life in a monastery or convent.
      1. Being near in space or time.
      2. Being near in relationship:
      3. Bound by mutual interests, loyalties, or affections; intimate:
      1. A public square in an Italian town.
      2. A roofed and arcaded passageway; a colonnade.
      3. A veranda.
      1. A public square or similar open area in a town or city.
      2. A widened roadway forming the approach to tollbooths on a highway.
      3. A parking or service area next to a highway.
      1. An outdoor space for dining or recreation that adjoins a residence and is often paved.
      2. A roofless inner courtyard, typically found in Spanish and Spanish-style dwellings.
      1. The public square or marketplace of an ancient Roman city that was the assembly place for judicial activity and public business.
      2. A public meeting place for open discussion.
      3. A medium for open discussion or voicing of ideas, such as a newspaper, a radio or television program, or a website.
      1. A usually skylighted central area, often containing plants, in some modern buildings, especially of a public or commercial nature.
      2. The open area in the center of an ancient Roman house.
      3. The forecourt of a building, such as an early Christian church, enclosed on three or four sides with porticoes.
      1. The act of enclosing.
      2. The state of being enclosed.
      3. Something enclosed:
      1. A quadrilateral.
      2. A rectangular area surrounded on all four sides by buildings.
      3. The buildings bordering this area.
      1. An open space surrounded by walls or buildings, adjoining or within a building such as a large house or housing complex.
      1. A plane figure having four equal sides.
      2. Something having an equal-sided rectangular form:
      3. A T-shaped or L-shaped instrument for drawing or testing right angles.
    See also:

    yard

  2. An instrument for administering justice

    See also:

    judiciary

  3. The home of a court, sense 2

  4. An area for playing certain games

      1. A public entertainment consisting typically of a variety of performances by acrobats, clowns, and trained animals.
      2. A traveling company that performs such entertainments.
      3. A circular arena, surrounded by tiers of seats and often covered by a tent, in which such shows are performed.
      1. The space in the fuselage of a small airplane containing seats for the pilot, copilot, and sometimes passengers.
      2. The space set apart for the pilot and crew, as in a helicopter, large airliner, or transport aircraft.
      3. The driver's compartment in a racing car.
      1. in the Middle Ages, a high fence of stakes enclosing the area for a tournament
      2. this area itself or the tournament held there
      3. any place or realm of combat, conflict, etc.
      1. A circular object, form, line, or arrangement.
      2. A small circular band, generally made of precious metal and often set with jewels, worn on the finger.
      3. A circular band used for carrying, holding, or containing something:
      1. A usually rectangular area surfaced with smooth ice and often having a vertical boards erected around the perimeter and curving along each corner, used for skating, ice hockey, or curling.
      2. A similar area having a smooth hard floor used for roller-skating.
      3. A similar area, often having artificial grass, used for indoor soccer and other sports.
Verb
  1. To woo

  2. To seek favor

Idioms:

    pay court to