recourse

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  • At that time, property laws did not leave the wife with any legal recourse.
  • There are nine introduced species that maintain themselves without necessary recourse to further introduction.
  • Recourse provides free support services specifically for all staff working in adult, further and higher education.
  • They would find out the truth in minutes, and then would have no other recourse but to kill him. Cited from Man of Many Minds, by E. Everett Evans
  • She might slip away from him yet without any recourse to violence on her own part. Cited from In Apple-Blossom Time, by Clara Louise Burnham
  • My son, without having recourse to lots, shall take charge of the city. Cited from The History of Rome, Books 01 to 08, by Titus Livius
  • In a revolution we must have recourse to the highest law, the safety of the state.
  • It must be our recourse in this separation every day when we rise and lie down. Cited from Bohemian Days, by Geo. Alfred Townsend
  • The largely black rural population of the county had little recourse.
  • Since the organization is private, no recourse to the courts is available.
  • NBC and Seven will often share news recourses between the two countries.
  • If the constitution of such a government would have made it necessary, it would have had recourse to the civil war.
  • He appears, too, to have had recourse at times to the Greek text.
  • This event left him feeling that his only recourse was to return to Maine.
  • Her only recourse was to wish she were a man. Cited from The Wrong Woman, by Charles D. Stewart
  • In this case also the action of the university was rejected because of having no ground; recourse is possible.
  • He had recourse to the French king, who had always been the refuge of his family. Cited from The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II, by Tobias Smollett
  • If the right is then infringed, the author or director has legal recourse.
  • Thus are power relations understood: those who have power can get away with murder, and the poor have no recourse.
  • I have therefore no recourse left but to return to a sedentary life.
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Synonyms of recourse

Meaning of recourse

  • noun Act of turning to for assistance
    have recourse to the courts, an appeal to his uncle was his last resort
  • noun Something or someone turned to for assistance or security
    his only recourse was the police, took refuge in lying