Main course

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Definition

the main course, the main dish: the principal part of a meal
idiom
What would you like for your main course? The specials are lobster and chicken.

the first course: the starter, the appetizer, the first dish of the meal
idiom

Examples

  • "Luna DeLune: Ms. DeLune is apparently training to be a part time circus-yoga instructor (a combination of yoga, clowning, and partner acrobatics), and begins her first course early Friday evening."
  • "Not that I will have an appetite after this horrible main course!"
  • "Moira : It's called "haggis", Brent, and it's a traditional Scottish dish which has been around for hundreds of years."
  • "Smoked salmon pâté Main courses"
  • "I made reservations for Chez Marguerite, but you must promise that you'll stick to an appetizer and a main course."
  • "Are you ready to order a main course?"

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