1. the stock exchange in Paris
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Bourse \Bourse\, n. [F. bourse purse, exchange, LL. bursa, fr.
Gr.? skin, hide, of which a purse was usually made. Cf.
An exchange, or place where merchants, bankers, etc., meet
for business at certain hours; esp., the Stock Exchange of
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: the stock exchange in Paris
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
25 Moby Thesaurus words for "bourse":
American Stock Exchange, Amex, Wall Street, board,
commodity exchange, corn pit, curb, curb exchange, curb market,
exchange, exchange floor, outside market, over-the-counter market,
pit, quotation board, stock exchange, stock market, stock ticker,
telephone market, the Big Board, the Exchange, third market,
ticker, ticker tape, wheat pit