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Meaning & Definition of Resort in English

English

Resort

/rɪzɔrt/

noun

1. A hotel located in a resort area

    synonym:
  • resort
  • ,
  • resort hotel
  • ,
  • holiday resort

2. A frequently visited place

    synonym:
  • haunt
  • ,
  • hangout
  • ,
  • resort
  • ,
  • repair
  • ,
  • stamping ground

3. Something or someone turned to for assistance or security

  • "His only recourse was the police"
  • "Took refuge in lying"
    synonym:
  • recourse
  • ,
  • refuge
  • ,
  • resort

4. Act of turning to for assistance

  • "Have recourse to the courts"
  • "An appeal to his uncle was his last resort"
    synonym:
  • recourse
  • ,
  • resort
  • ,
  • refuge

verb

1. Have recourse to

  • "The government resorted to rationing meat"
    synonym:
  • fall back
  • ,
  • resort
  • ,
  • recur

2. Move, travel, or proceed toward some place

  • "He repaired to his cabin in the woods"
    synonym:
  • repair
  • ,
  • resort

Examples of using

As a last resort, we can stay at my sister's.
If they won't listen to reason, we'll have to resort to force.
Non sequitur is the last resort of the inane.