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resorts

noun
plural of resort

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1 a place for spending time or for socializing
  • the island port was once the resort of smugglers, pirates, and other unsavory characters

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2 something that one uses to accomplish an end especially when the usual means is not available
  • use this money only as a last resort

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“Resorts.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/resorts. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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