Definition Main course

English vocabulary and translations (See all our English vocabulary translation)

Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons for free.

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

  • "Smoked salmon pâté Main courses"
  • "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."
  • "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?"

Still having difficulties with 'Main course'? Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment.


Do you have smart way of remembering 'Main course'? Share it with us!