course (of course)

Entry Definition
of course, for sure, certainly, assuredly
of course (well, I suppose I don't have any choice)
of course, maybe, I guess so; must, it must be so
because; because of course
but, however; of course (emphasizes preceding word)
of course; as is well known; (as response to comment or question) that's right
of course, sure enough
(emphatic) of course!, naturally!; no wonder!
(expresses exasperation about something already known) of course, naturally