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resort

 
Noun resort has 4 senses
  1. resort, resort hotel, holiday resort - a hotel located in a resort area
    --1 is a kind of hotel
    --1 is a part of resort area, playground, vacation spot
    --1 has particulars: dude ranch; ski resort
    Derived form: verb resort2
  2. haunt, hangout, resort, repair, stamping ground - a frequently visited place
    --2 is a kind of area, country
    --2 has particulars: gathering place
  3. recourse, refuge, resort - something or someone turned to for assistance or security; "his only recourse was the police"; "took refuge in lying"
    --3 is a kind of resource
    --3 has particulars: shadow
    Derived form: verb resort1
  4. recourse, resort, refuge - act of turning to for assistance; "have recourse to the courts"; "an appeal to his uncle was his last resort"
    --4 is a kind of aid, assist, assistance, help
    Derived form: verb resort1
Verb resort has 2 senses
  1. fall back, resort, recur - have recourse to; "The government resorted to rationing meat"
    --1 is one way to use, utilize, utilise, apply, employ
    Derived forms: noun resort4, noun resort3
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  2. repair, resort - move, travel, or proceed toward some place; "He repaired to his cabin in the woods"
    --2 is one way to travel, go, move, locomote
    Derived form: noun resort1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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