from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Archaic A corpse.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A (living) body.
- n. A dead body, a corpse.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A living body or its bulk.
- n. A corpse; the dead body of a human being.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The living body or bodily frame of an animal, especially and usually of a human being; the person.
- n. A dead body, especially and usually of a human being; a corpse.
- n. The body or main part, as the hull of a ship or the trunk or stem of a tree or vine.
- n. Same as corset, 1.
- n. A plaited or woven silk ribbon used for vestinents.
- A Middle English form of curse.
- n. An obsolete form of course.
- To trade; traffic.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an island in the Mediterranean; with adjacent islets it constitutes a region of France
- n. a region of France on the island of Corsica; birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte
Middle English cors, from Old French, from Latin corpus; see kwrep- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Old French cors, from Latin corpus ("body"). (Wiktionary)