Resort synonyms

rĭ-zôrt'
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To go or apply (to) for help
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To move or go quickly or hurriedly:
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A place for rest or amusement
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(Now chiefly historical) A large town house or mansion; a grand private residence, especially in France. [from 17th c.]
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Something that is a means to an end, especially when based on self-interest:
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(US) the gear mechanism in a motor vehicle
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A temporary or expedient substitute for something else:
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An improvised substitute for something lacking; a temporary expedient.
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A replacement or stand-in for something that achieves a similar result or purpose.
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(Computing) Any of a range of Unicode codepoints which are used in pairs in UTF-16 to represent characters beyond the Basic Multilingual Plane.
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The definition of a device is a tool or technique used to do a task.
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Refuge is defined as a place where you are sheltered from danger, or to the condition of being sheltered from danger.
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A course of action for enforcing a claim; the right of the holder of a note to demand full payment of that note if the terms are not fully honored; the right to be repaid from the borrower’s or cosigner’s personal assets in excess of the collateral.
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The longing or desire for something accompanied by the belief in the possibility of its occurrence:
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Assistance or help given to those who are in need; especially financial assistance provided by the state.
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The definition of a possibility is something that may be true or might occur, or something that can be chosen from among a series of choices.
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A chance for progress or advancement, as in a career.
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A signal given by bugle or drum at sunset for lowering the national flag
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A cottage or cabin, often rustic, used as a temporary abode or shelter:
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An establishment that provides lodging for motorists in rooms usually having direct access to an open parking area.
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The definition of apply is to go through the proper steps to be granted a request.
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To point out or show to (somebody) the right course or way; to guide, as by pointing out the way.
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To inhabit, or visit frequently (most often used in reference to ghosts).
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A river of eastern Switzerland, western Austria, and southeast Germany flowing about 515 km (320 mi) northeastward to the Danube River. Its lower course forms part of the German-Austrian border.
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To turn for information, aid, or authority (to)
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To go frequently or habitually:
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To visit regularly
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To go to see or spend time with (someone); call on socially:
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To refrain from (doing something):
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To move or twist quickly aside; shift suddenly, as to avoid a blow
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(Informal) To urinate or defecate:
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To pay frequent visits to; be in or at often:
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(Idiomatic) to stay, linger or loiter
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(Intransitive, idiomatic, slang) To spend time doing nothing in particular.
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A place where people are in the habit of meeting or gathering
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A place for hanging out.
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Something that is available for use or that can be used for support or help:
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To be among those who finish a competition or race, especially to finish second.
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The act or process or an instance of repeating or being repeated.
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The action of helping; assistance:
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a hotel located in a resort area
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a hotel located in a resort area
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To happen or occur again, esp. after some lapse of time; appear at intervals
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A contract or financial instrument granting such a right:
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Synonym Study

  • Stopgap refers to a person or thing serving as a temporary substitute or expedient, to be replaced when the usual agent is available again he's just a stopgap until a new manager is appointed
  • Makeshift applies to a quick expedient and, as a somewhat derogatory term, connotes an inferior substitute, carelessness, etc. we used a crate as a makeshift for a table
  • Expedient refers to something used to effect a desired end, specif. to something used as a substitute for the usual means the daybed served as a useful expedient for unexpected guests
  • Resort , qualified as by last, is usually used of a final resource toward which one turns for aid in time of need or emergency we'll take the bus as a last resort
Find another word for resort. In this page you can discover 49 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for resort, like: turn, run, vacation spot, hotel, expedient, shift, makeshift, stopgap, substitute, surrogate and device.