verb (used without object)
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Origin of resort
OTHER WORDS FROM resortpre·re·sort, verb (used without object)
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH resortre-sort, resort
Words nearby resort
Definition for resort (2 of 2)
verb (used with object)
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH re-sortre-sort , resort
Example sentences from the Web for resort
You don’t have a huge demand of people who live in the Bahamas who also want to stay in a resort in the Bahamas.Airbnb CEO: The pandemic will force us to see more of the world, not less|Verne Kopytoff|September 7, 2020|Fortune
Bikers flood the area after ski resorts close and before temperatures spike.The Recreation Economy Isn't As Resilient As We Thought|Heather Hansman|August 29, 2020|Outside Online
He saw going to court as a final resort for patching up the law’s inadequacies, not a principal tool for establishing it in the first place.Inside China’s unexpected quest to protect data privacy|Tate Ryan-Mosley|August 19, 2020|MIT Technology Review
There were 1,471 votes cast out of 1,731 registered voters in the resort town.
One thing I think the government should have done more of is to just become the payer of first resort.
Winter Resort operators are harnessing an unlikely source to power their operations: the sun.
That left nuclear weapons as the only resort to stop a Soviet invasion.
There are collections for Spring/Summer and Fall/Winter and Haute Couture and Resort.The Drama of Being a Model: Spike Jonze and Jonah Hill Land in Fashion Week|Allison McNearney|September 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The fight took place in February at a resort casino in Atlantic City called Revel.Hey NFL Fans: Ray Rice Isn’t the Problem. You Are.|Steve Almond|July 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“The number of cases of women who resort to violence to be set free is an indication of the problem,” she says.
It is certain that the human race always has, and probably always will, resort to beverages more or less stimulating.The Galaxy|Various
I was ruined beyond repair, and I had, on the third morning, worked myself up to resort for relief to a loaded pistol.The Gaming Table: Its Votaries and Victims|Andrew Steinmetz
Owing to its beautiful surroundings Dillenburg has become a favourite summer resort.
Resort must be had, therefore, to estimates of contemporaries and later writers.
The oldest Kenway girl longed to go herself to the resort in the mountains where Luke Shepard lay ill.The Corner House Girls Among the Gypsies|Grace Brooks Hill
British Dictionary definitions for resort (1 of 2)
Derived forms of resortresorter, noun
Word Origin for resort
British Dictionary definitions for resort (2 of 2)
Idioms and Phrases with resort
see last resort.