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recourse

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something that one uses to accomplish an end especially when the usual means is not available
  • a toddler quickly learns that a tantrum is a surefire recourse when a polite request for something is met with parental indifference

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The first known use of recourse was in the 14th century

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“Recourse.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/recourse. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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