Definitions for recourseˈri kɔrs, -koʊrs, rɪˈkɔrs, -ˈkoʊrs
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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.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Every violation by Uber will be evaluated and we will go for legal recourse.
The end result is Oakland and its 400,000 residents have no recourse. They cannot seek relief in the courts.
I was immediately taken aback and told him he needed to seek legal recourse immediately, keith sat on the email way too long.
I always thought that rape cases were open-ended, what we have learned is, there's no recourse for these women except what they're doing.
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.
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