recourse, resort, refuge(noun)
act of turning to for assistance
"have recourse to the courts"; "an appeal to his uncle was his last resort"
recourse, refuge, resort(noun)
something or someone turned to for assistance or security
"his only recourse was the police"; "took refuge in lying"
The act of seeking assistance or advice.
To return; to recur.
The flame departing and recoursing. uE000183486uE001 Foxe.
Origin: From recours < recursus, past participle of recurro.
a coursing back, or coursing again, along the line of a previous coursing; renewed course; return; retreat; recurence
recurrence in difficulty, perplexity, need, or the like; access or application for aid; resort
to return; to recur
to have recourse; to resort
Origin: [F. recours, L. recursus a running back, return, fr. recurrere, recursum, to run back. See Recur.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
rē-kōrs′, n. a going to for aid or protection: access.—v.i. to return.—adj. Recourse′ful, returning. [Fr. recours—L. recursus—re-, back, currĕre, cursum, to run.]
The numerical value of recourse in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of recourse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Every violation by Uber will be evaluated and we will go for legal recourse.
I make this decision because I believe it is the fairest and most helpful recourse for those victims/survivors who have made claims against us.
Literature is the expression of a feeling of deprivation, a recourse against a sense of something missing. But the contrary is also true: language is what makes us human. It is a recourse against the meaningless noise and silence of nature and history.
We went into the game, we had some issues, but we are going to do what we can and that's to participate with the league and the investigation and wait until the Wells report comes out, we really have no other recourse than to wait until that investigation comes out.
While I respect the independent process of the investigation, the time, effort and resources expended to reach this conclusion are incomprehensible to me, knowing that there is no real recourse available, fighting The NFL and extending this debate would prove to be futile.
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