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Definitions of court:

part of speech: verb transitive

To pay attentions to: to woo: to solicit: to seek.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To make love.

part of speech: verb

To endeavour to please; to woo or pay addresses to a woman; to solicit; to seek.

part of speech: verb transitive

To pay attention to, as a lover; solicit.

part of speech: noun

A space inclosed: a space surrounded by houses: the palace of a sovereign: the body of persons who form his suite or council: attention: civility, as to pay court: ( law) the hall of justice: the judges and officials who preside there: any body of persons assembled to decide causes, whether civil, military, or ecclesiastical.

part of speech: noun

An open space of ground attached to a house; a small paved square or space surrounded by houses; the palace of a king, also the persons attached to his person as attendants, council, & c.; a place of justice, likewise the judges and officers engaged there; civility; flattery; the art of pleasing.

part of speech: noun

An inclosed space, or a space for playing games; a smail paved place surrounded by houses; a royal palace; a prince or king with his retinue and ministers considered as a political body; a hall of justice; the place where prisoners are tried; the judges engaged there; the judge hearing a case; as, the court sustained the objection; the session of a judicial assembly; address; flattery.

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