- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: No
- Included in Smiths: No
- Included in Websters: Yes
- Included in Strongs: Yes
- Included in Thayers: Yes
- Included in BDB: Yes
RESORT', verb intransitive s as z.
1. To have recourse; to apply; to betake.
The king thought it time to resort to other counsels.
2. To go; to repair.
3. To fall back.
The inheritance of the son never resorted to the mother. obsolete
1. The act of going to or making application; a betaking one's self; as a resort to other means of defense; a resort to subterfuges for evasion.
2. Act of visiting.
Join with me to forbid him her resort
3. Assembly; meeting.
4. Concourse; frequent assembling; as a place of resort
5. The place frequented; as, alehouses are the resorts of the idle and dissolute.
6. Spring; active power or movement; a Gallicism. [Not in use.]
Last resort ultimate means of relief; also, final tribunal; that from which there is no appeal.
RESORT'ER, noun One that resorts or frequents.
RESORT'ING, participle present tense Going; having recourse; betaking; frequenting.