GRE Word List

RESORT

one that affords aid or refuge : resource

The meaning of the word resort is one that affords aid or refuge : resource.

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betokento typify beforehand : presage
galvanicof, relating to, or producing a direct current of electricity
kineticof or relating to the motion of material bodies and the forces and energy associated therewith
welta strip between a shoe sole and upper through which they are stitched or stapled together
fervidvery hot : burning
dynamicmarked by usually continuous and productive activity or change
refectorya dining hall (as in a monastery or college)
scruplea unit of capacity equal to ยน/โ‚‚โ‚„ Apothecaries' ounce see Weights and Measures Table
embargoan order of a government prohibiting the departure of commercial ships from its ports
abideto bear patiently : tolerate