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Overview of noun resort

The noun resort has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) resort, resort hotel, holiday resort

(a hotel located in a resort area)

2. haunt, hangout, resort, repair, stamping ground

(a frequently visited place)

3. recourse, refuge, resort

(something or someone turned to for assistance or security; "his only recourse was the police"; "took refuge in lying")

4. recourse, resort, refuge

(act of turning to for assistance; "have recourse to the courts"; "an appeal to his uncle was his last resort")

Overview of verb resort

The verb resort has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (7) fall back, resort, recur

(have recourse to; "The government resorted to rationing meat")

2. repair, resort

(move, travel, or proceed toward some place; "He repaired to his cabin in the woods") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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