Part of speech:
To go or apply (to) for help
A place for rest or amusement
To move or go quickly or hurriedly:
An establishment that provides lodging for motorists in rooms usually having direct access to an open parking area.
Something that is a means to an end, especially when based on self-interest:
A temporary or expedient substitute for something else:
An improvised substitute for something lacking; a temporary expedient.
The definition of a device is a tool or technique used to do a task.
Refuge is defined as a place where you are sheltered from danger, or to the condition of being sheltered from danger.
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.
The longing or desire for something accompanied by the belief in the possibility of its occurrence:
Assistance or help given to those who are in need; especially financial assistance provided by the state.
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.
A chance for progress or advancement, as in a career.
A signal given by bugle or drum at sunset for lowering the national flag
A cottage or cabin, often rustic, used as a temporary abode or shelter:
The definition of apply is to go through the proper steps to be granted a request.
To point out or show to (somebody) the right course or way; to guide, as by pointing out the way.
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.
To turn for information, aid, or authority (to)
To go frequently or habitually:
To visit regularly
To go to see or spend time with (someone); call on socially:
To refrain from (doing something):
To move or twist quickly aside; shift suddenly, as to avoid a blow
(Informal) To urinate or defecate:
To pay frequent visits to; be in or at often:
(Intransitive, idiomatic, slang) To spend time doing nothing in particular.
A place where people are in the habit of meeting or gathering
A place for hanging out.
Something that is available for use or that can be used for support or help:
To be among those who finish a competition or race, especially to finish second.
The act or process or an instance of repeating or being repeated.
The action of helping; assistance:
a hotel located in a resort area
a hotel located in a resort area
To happen or occur again, esp. after some lapse of time; appear at intervals
A contract or financial instrument granting such a right:
- 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
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