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1. resource

noun. ['ˈriːsɔrs'] available source of wealth; a new or reserve supply that can be drawn upon when needed.

Synonyms

  • funding
  • support
  • financial support
  • backing
  • financial backing
  • ways and means
  • labor resources
  • natural resources
  • keep
  • sustenance
  • living
  • natural resource
  • livelihood
  • bread and butter

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • lose
  • allow
  • discontinue

Etymology

  • resource (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • resourdre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Example sentences of the word natural-resource


1. Noun Phrase
The government supports the use of solar energy as it preserves our precious, natural resources.

2. Noun Phrase
Despite this, the greatest natural resource of the Arabian Desert is an underground water supply.

2. resource

noun. ['ˈriːsɔrs'] a source of aid or support that may be drawn upon when needed.

Synonyms

  • help
  • refuge
  • aid
  • resort
  • recourse
  • plus
  • asset
  • inner resource
  • assistance

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • disallow
  • boycott
  • disapproval

Etymology

  • resource (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • resourdre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. resource

noun. ['ˈriːsɔrs'] the ability to deal resourcefully with unusual problems.

Synonyms

  • armory
  • imagination
  • cleverness
  • armoury
  • inventory
  • ingeniousness
  • ingenuity
  • inventiveness

Antonyms

  • negate
  • disprove
  • disapprove
  • disagree

Etymology

  • resource (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • resourdre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. natural

adjective. ['ˈnætʃɝəl, ˈnætʃrəl'] in accordance with nature; relating to or concerning nature.

Synonyms

  • naturalness

Antonyms

  • unnaturalness
  • colored

5. natural

adjective. ['ˈnætʃɝəl, ˈnætʃrəl'] existing in or produced by nature; not artificial or imitation.

Synonyms

  • unbleached
  • undyed

Antonyms

  • chromatic
  • unborn
  • inheritable

6. natural

adjective. ['ˈnætʃɝəl, ˈnætʃrəl'] existing in or in conformity with nature or the observable world; neither supernatural nor magical.

Antonyms

  • conditioned

7. natural

adjective. ['ˈnætʃɝəl, ˈnætʃrəl'] functioning or occurring in a normal way; lacking abnormalities or deficiencies.

Antonyms

  • stupid

8. natural

noun. ['ˈnætʃɝəl, ˈnætʃrəl'] a notation cancelling a previous sharp or flat.

Synonyms

  • musical notation

Antonyms

  • hot
  • analyzed

9. natural

noun. ['ˈnætʃɝəl, ˈnætʃrəl'] (craps) a first roll of 7 or 11 that immediately wins the stake.

Synonyms

  • cast

Antonyms

  • painless
  • covert

10. natural

adjective. ['ˈnætʃɝəl, ˈnætʃrəl'] free from artificiality.

Synonyms

  • unaffected

Antonyms

  • failing
  • defeat
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