[ri-sawrs-fuh l, -sohrs-, -zawrs-, -zohrs-]
- able to deal skillfully and promptly with new situations, difficulties, etc.
Origin of resourceful
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talented, able, imaginative, adroit.
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- ingenious, capable, and full of initiative, esp in dealing with difficult situations
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