What does the word corse mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A ribbon.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A corpse.

Usage examples for corse

  1. While with one arm he spanned the waist of the supple corse, which apparently struggled to escape from his grasp, he waved the other on high as if exulting in the whirl and commotion around him. – The Portland Sketch Book by Various
  2. His corse, remarkable for its large eyes and beautiful hair, and, above all, for its ferocity of visage, was carried through Asia to Rome, where every one was allowed to see it, and admire the daring of him who had attempted to usurp, by means of a bold imposture, the most powerful empire of the universe. – Claimants to Royalty by John H. Ingram
  3. And the dumb river shall receive your corse And wash it all unheeded to the sea. – La-Sainte-Courtisane by Wilde, Oscar