a dignified dance for performance at a court.
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noun 1. the formal costume required to be worn at a royal court on ceremonial and other occasions. noun 1. the formal clothing worn at court
[kawrt, kohrt] /kɔrt, koʊrt/ noun 1. Law. 2. an area open to the sky and mostly or entirely surrounded by buildings, walls, etc. 3. a high interior usually having a glass roof and surrounded by several stories of galleries or the like. 4. Chiefly Irish. a stately dwelling. 5. a short street. 6. a smooth, […]
/kɔːˈtɛl/ noun 1. trademark a synthetic acrylic fibre resembling wool
[kur-tee-uh s] /ˈkɜr ti əs/ adjective 1. having or showing good manners; polite. /ˈkɜːtɪəs/ adjective 1. polite and considerate in manner adj. mid-14c., earlier curteis (c.1300), from Old French curteis (Modern French courtois) “having courtly bearing or manners,” from curt “court” (see court (n.)) + -eis, from Latin -ensis. Rare before c.1500. In feudal society, […]