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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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Words that Rhyme with Resource

  • airforce
  • air_force
  • discourse
  • nighthorse
  • recourse

Example sentences of the word resource


1. Noun, singular or mass
Research Kelley Blue Book or another online automobile appraisal resource to learn the market value of your automobile.

2. Adjective
Three applications that you can choose from are Instamapper, Mologogo, and Buddyway (see resource links).

Quotes containing the word resource


1. I'm thrilled to continue my partnership with U by Kotex for Generation Know while helping to empower girls. I've always been a motivational resource for my younger sisters and hope I can positively impact and inspire other young girls too.
- Khloe Kardashian

2. My favorite things in life don't cost any money. It's really clear that the most precious resource we all have is time.
- Steve Jobs

3. Nerd girls are the world’s most underutilized romantic resource. And guys, do not tell me that nerd girls are not hot because that shows a Paris Hilton-esque failure to understand hotness.
- John Green

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))
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