Resort

Re*sort"

(r?*z?rt"), n. [Cf. F. ressort jurisdiction. See Resort, v.] 1. The act of going to, or making application; a betaking one's self; the act of visiting or seeking; recourse; as, a place of popular resort; -- often figuratively; as, to have resort to force.
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Join with me to forbid him her resort.
Shak.
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2. A place to which one betakes himself habitually; a place of frequent assembly; a haunt.
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Far from all resort of mirth.
Milton.
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3. That to which one resorts or looks for help; resource; refuge.
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Last resort, ultimate means of relief; also, final tribunal; that from which there is no appeal.
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