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Meaning of CORSE

Pronunciation:  kors

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a region of France on the island of Corsica; birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte
  2. [n]  an island in the Mediterranean; with adjacent islets it constitutes a region of France
 

CORSE is a 5 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: Corsica
 
 See Also: France, French region, French Republic, island, Mediterranean, Mediterranean Sea

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Corse\ (k?rs or k?rs; 277), n. [OF. cors, F. corps. See
{Corpse}.]
1. A living body or its bulk. [Obs.]

         For he was strong, and of so mighty corse As ever
         wielded spear in warlike hand.        --Spenser.

2. A corpse; the dead body of a human being. [Archaic or
   Poetic]

         Set down the corse; or, by Saint Paul, I'll make a
         corse of him that disobeys.           --Shak.

 

 

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