- The definition of a concourse is a large open passageway or a crowd of people.
An example of a concourse is a big open area in a bus or train station.
concourse definition by Webster's New World
- a coming or flowing together
- a crowd; throng; gathering
- ☆ a large open area or hall where crowds gather, as in a park or railroad station
- a broad thoroughfare
Origin: Middle English and amp; Old French concours ; from Classical Latin concursus, a running together ; from concurrere: see concur
concourse definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A large open space for the gathering or passage of crowds, as in an airport.
- A broad thoroughfare.
- A great crowd; a throng.
- The act of coming, moving, or flowing together.
Origin: Middle English concours, assembly, throng, from Old French, from Latin concursus, from past participle of concurrere, to assemble : com-, com- + currere, to run; see kers- in Indo-European roots.