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resourceful

adjective

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able to deal well with new or difficult situations and to find solutions to problems
  • a resourceful leader

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The first known use of resourceful was in 1851

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“Resourceful.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/resourceful. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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