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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Discourse (0.00980 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Discourse.
English → Indonesian (quick) Definition: discourse ceramah, pidato, risalah, tulisan, tuturan, wacana
English → English (WordNet) Definition: discourse discourse n 1: extended verbal expression in speech or writing 2: an address of a religious nature (usually delivered during a church service) [syn: sermon, preaching] 3: an extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic; “the book contains an excellent discussion of modal logic”; “his treatment of the race question is badly biased” [syn: discussion, treatment] v 1: to consider or examine in speech or writing; “The article covered all the different aspects of this question”; "The class discussed Dante's `Inferno'" [syn: talk about , discuss] 2: carry on a conversation [syn: converse] 3: talk or hold forth formally about a topic; “The speaker dissertated about the social politics in 18th century England” [syn: dissertate]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Discourse Discourse \Dis*course"\, n. [L. discursus a running to and fro, discourse, fr. discurrere, discursum, to run to and fro, to discourse; dis- + currere to run: cf. F. discours. See Course.] 1. The power of the mind to reason or infer by running, as it were, from one fact or reason to another, and deriving a conclusion; an exercise or act of this power; reasoning; range of reasoning faculty. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Difficult, strange, and harsh to the discourses of natural reason. --South. [1913 Webster] Sure he that made us with such large discourse, Looking before and after, gave us not That capability and godlike reason To fust in us unused. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Conversation; talk. [1913 Webster] In their discourses after supper. --Shak. [1913 Webster] Filling the head with variety of thoughts, and the mouth with copious discourse. --Locke. [1913 Webster] 3. The art and manner of speaking and conversing. [1913 Webster] Of excellent breeding, admirable discourse. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 4. Consecutive speech, either written or unwritten, on a given line of thought; speech; treatise; dissertation; sermon, etc.; as, the preacher gave us a long discourse on duty. [1913 Webster] 5. Dealing; transaction. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Good Captain Bessus, tell us the discourse Betwixt Tigranes and our king, and how We got the victory. --Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster] Discourse \Dis*course"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Discoursed; p. pr. & vb. n. Discoursing.] 1. To exercise reason; to employ the mind in judging and inferring; to reason. [Obs.] “Have sense or can discourse.” --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. To express one's self in oral discourse; to expose one's views; to talk in a continuous or formal manner; to hold forth; to speak; to converse. [1913 Webster] Bid me discourse, I will enchant thine ear. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. To relate something; to tell. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 4. To treat of something in writing and formally. [1913 Webster] Discourse \Dis*course"\, v. t. 1. To treat of; to expose or set forth in language. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The life of William Tyndale . . . is sufficiently and at large discoursed in the book. --Foxe. [1913 Webster] 2. To utter or give forth; to speak. [1913 Webster] It will discourse most eloquent music. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. To talk to; to confer with. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] I have spoken to my brother, who is the patron, to discourse the minister about it. --Evelyn. [1913 Webster]


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