without resort to

Definition of without resort to

:without doing (something) or using (something)
  • The police hope to end the standoff without resort to force.

Word by Word Definitions

resort play
  1. : one that affords aid or refuge : resource

  2. : recourse

  3. : frequent, habitual, or general visiting

  1. : to go especially frequently or habitually : repair

  2. : to have recourse

  1. : to sort again


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