1899, “male dressmaker or fashion designer,” from French couture “sewing, dressmaking” (see couture). Couturière “dressmaker” is from 1818.
[koo-roo; French koo-ry] /kʊˈru; French kuˈrü/ adjective, Ballet. 1. done or executed with a running step.
[kawrt-yahrd, kohrt-] /ˈkɔrtˌyɑrd, ˈkoʊrt-/ noun 1. a open to the sky, especially one enclosed on all four sides. /ˈkɔːtˌjɑːd/ noun 1. an open area of ground surrounded by walls or buildings; court n. 1550s, from court (n.) + yard (n.1).
[koos-koos] /ˈkus kus/ noun 1. a North African dish consisting of steamed semolina, served with vegetables and meat. /ˈkuːskuːs/ noun 1. a type of semolina originating from North Africa, consisting of granules of crushed durum wheat 2. a spicy North African dish consisting of steamed semolina with meat, vegetables, or fruit C17: via French from […]
noun, plural Cousin Jacks. 1. a Cornishman, especially a Cornish miner.