re·source /ˈriˌsors, ˌsɔrs, ˌzors, ˌzɔrs, rɪˈ/
1. That to which one resorts orr on which one depends for supply or support; means of overcoming a difficulty; resort; expedient.
Threat'nings mixed with prayers, his last resource. --Dryden.
2. pl. Pecuniary means; funds; money, or any property that can be converted into supplies; available means or capabilities of any kind.
Scotland by no means escaped the fate ordained for every country which is connected, but not incorporated, with another country of greater resources. --Macaulay.
Syn: -- Expedient; resort; means; contrivance.
n 1: available source of wealth; a new or reserve supply that can
be drawn upon when needed
2: a source of aid or support that may be drawn upon when
needed; "the local library is a valuable resource"
3: the ability to deal resourcefully with unusual problems; "a
man of resource" [syn: resourcefulness, imagination]