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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 new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used
to put on clothes that make you look like someone else, for fun
a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …
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Definition of resort from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.