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a ski/seaside/mountain resort
a resort island/town
The government will impose a state of emergency only as a last resort.
In the last resort, much depends on how well you have argued your case.
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a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video
a small sour red fruit that grows on a bush
a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …
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Definition of resort from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.