Definitions of Courant

  1. Represented as running; -- said of a beast borne in a coat of arms. Newage Dictionary DB
  2. A piece of music in triple time; also, a lively dance; a coranto. Newage Dictionary DB
  3. That which spreads news very quickly; a newspaper. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for Courant

  1. To that the Landholder replied as above, but this one of the series was not printed in The Connecticut Courant its place being taken by the number X., printed immediately after this letter. – Essays on the Constitution of the United States by Paul Leicester Ford
  2. Daffingdon had spent many years abroad and still kept au courant with European art matters in general; he knew what they were doing in Munich no less than in Paris, and letters with foreign postmarks were always dropping in on him to tempt his mind to little excursions backward across the sea. – Under the Skylights by Henry Blake Fuller