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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Turning to someone or something for help. Something that you do to achieve something or deal with a situation, or the act of doing it.

Usage examples (39)
  • The victim's only recourse was to call the police and an attorney.
  • Have recourse to the courts
  • His only recourse was the police
  • Non-recourse is the effective termination clause of the contract. for more
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