HyperDic: courting

English > 1 sense of the word courting:
NOUNcommunicationcourting, courtship, wooing, suita man's courting of a woman
courting > pronunciation
Soundskao'rtihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > courting: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
MeaningA man's courting of a woman; seeking the affections of a woman (usually with the hope of marriage).
Synonymscourtship, wooing, suit
NarrowerbundlingA onetime custom during courtship of unmarried couples occupying the same bed without undressing
Broaderentreaty, prayer, appealearnest or urgent request
Spanishcortejo, festejo, galanteo
Catalanfesteig, galanteig
Verbscourtmake amorous advances towards
courtengage in social activities leading to marriage

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