act of turning to for assistance
"have recourse to the courts"
"an appeal to his uncle was his last resort"
something or someone turned to for assistance or security
"his only recourse was the police"
"took refuge in lying"
a frequently visited place
- stamping ground
a hotel located in a resort area
- resort hotel - holiday resort
move, travel, or proceed toward some place
"He repaired to his cabin in the woods"
have recourse to
"The government resorted to rationing meat"
- fall back