court

phonetic symbol: / kɔ́rt / 

court - English Dictionary

[ noun ]
■ respectful deference
e.g.)
・pay court to the emperor
homage

[ noun ]
■ an area wholly or partly surrounded by walls or buildings
e.g.)
・the house was built around an inner court
courtyard

[ noun ]
■ a specially marked horizontal area within which a game is played
e.g.)
・players had to reserve a court in advance

[ noun ]
■ a room in which a lawcourt sits
e.g.)
・television cameras were admitted in the courtroom
courtroom

[ noun ]
■ the residence of a sovereign or nobleman
e.g.)
・the king will visit the duke's court

[ noun ]
■ a tribunal that is presided over by a magistrate or by one or more judges who administer justice according to the laws
court of justice , court of law , lawcourt

[ noun ]
■ a hotel for motorists
■ provides direct access from rooms to parking area
motor hotel , motor inn , motor lodge , tourist court

[ noun ]
■ the sovereign and his advisers who are the governing power of a state
royal court

[ noun ]
■ the family and retinue of a sovereign or prince
royal court

[ noun ]
■ an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business
judicature , tribunal

[ noun ]
■ Australian woman tennis player who won many major championships (born in 1947)
margaret court

[ verb ]
■ make amorous advances towards
e.g.)
・John is courting Mary
romance , solicit , woo

[ verb ]
■ engage in social activities leading to marriage
e.g.)
・We were courting for over ten years

[ verb ]
■ seek someone's favor
woo

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