an assemblage; gathering: a concourse of people.
a driveway or promenade, especially in a park.
a boulevard or other broad thoroughfare.
a large open space for accommodating crowds, as in a railroad station.
an area or grounds for racing, athletic sports, etc.
an act or instance of running or coming together; confluence: a concourse of events.
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How to use concourse in a sentence
In fact, as the IronPigs hurler stood in the concourse just above the first-base stands at PNC Field in Moosic, Pennsylvania, last week, he ticked off the reasons why he saw 2021 as a success.This Former No. 1 Pick Is Trying To Forge An MLB Career … At Age 30 | Howard Megdal | August 19, 2021 | FiveThirtyEight
The new concourse will spread those arrivals and departures over the 14 new gates.
Some work is still to be completed, as only two of the dozen or so restaurants and shops will open with the new concourse.
With passenger traffic on the rebound, experts say the timing couldn’t be better for the new concourse.
It’s just that his towering homer at Citi Field last summer, the one that floated above the stadium and bounced to a concessions stand on the upper-deck concourse, was sort of an accident.For Juan Soto, the home runs and the hype don’t matter. The work does. | Jesse Dougherty | April 1, 2021 | Washington Post
Strange as it may seem, I first pondered this question in the airport concourse at Seattle.
From just outside the main door a distinct “ha-ha-ha” echoed up and down the concourse.
Vendors in white tents lined the fan concourse, selling food, beer and merch.
A large American flag has hung in the main concourse since several days after the attacks of 9/11.
That means more angry commuters weaving around tourists posing for pictures by the clock in the main concourse.
A vast concourse of angry men surrounded the tribunal, and filled the air with execrations.Madame Roland, Makers of History | John S. C. Abbott
He had to repress a smile as he followed where the other led him to a gray speedster in a distant corner of the open concourse.Astounding Stories, May, 1931 | Various
That there would be a great concourse of lords and lordlings and their families and retinues followed as a matter of course.Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician | Frederick Niecks
The father of one of the oldest inhabitants of Riff witnessed the immense concourse of gipsies who attended the funeral.The Romance of His Life | Mary Cholmondeley
Formerly Makariew had the benefit of this concourse of traders, but since 1817 the fair had been removed to Nijni-Novgorod.Michael Strogoff | Jules Verne
British Dictionary definitions for concourse
a crowd; throng
a coming together; confluence: a concourse of events
a large open space for the gathering of people in a public place
mainly US a ground for sports, racing, athletics, etc
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