Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
recourse /ri'kɔ:s/
  • danh từ
    • sự nhờ đến, sự cầu đến, sự trông cậy vào
      • to have recourse to something: cầu đến cái gì
    • (từ hiếm,nghĩa hiếm) người trông cậy
Concise Dictionary
recourses'rɪkɔrs /-'kɔːs
+act of turning to for assistance
+something or someone turned to for assistance or security

Thesaurus Dictionary
1 resort, access, entrée, admittance, availability:
They are completely isolated and without recourse to help from the outside world
2 resource, backup, reserve, refuge, place to turn, alternative, remedy:
The company has no recourse against the authorities.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
[U] (formal) the fact of having to, or being able to, use sth that can provide help in a difficult situation: Your only recourse is legal action. + She made a complete recovery without recourse to surgery. + The government, when necessary has recourse to the armed forces.
Collocation Dictionary


constant, frequent | limited | no other, only
I have no other recourse than to inform the police.
| direct
The study of these creatures has been conducted without direct recourse to living specimens.
| legal


The mother of an illegitimate child had no legal recourse to the father.
| seek
An order was made against which he sought recourse in the supreme court.
| avoid
Their system of dispute resolution avoids recourse to the courts.


by ~ to
people who deal with emotional pain by recourse to drugs and alcohol
| without ~ to
They tried to settle the dispute without recourse to the courts.
| ~ against
Citizens have learnt that they do have recourse against governments.
| ~ to
She often had recourse to her dictionary.

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