What does the word courtship mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • The act or perlod of wooing.

Usage examples for courtship

  1. But to return to the etiquette of our present courtship. – Perfect Behavior A Guide for Ladies and Gentlemen in all Social Crises by Donald Ogden Stewart
  2. It was a happy half- hour that the couple spent there on the settee caressing each other; it was the old days come again- days that had begun with their courtship and lasted without a break till the stranger brought the deadly money. – The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) Last Updated: February 18, 2009
  3. The past had never come so near as now when Sir Hugh- yes, there it was, the fair, far light- was making her remember their long past courtship. – Amabel Channice by Anne Douglas Sedgwick