re-sort
transitive verb Date: 1889 to sort again

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  • re|sort — «rih ZRT», verb, noun. –v.i. 1. to go; go often: »Many people resort to the beaches in hot weather. 2. to turn for help; have recourse (to): »to resort to violence. The mother resorted to punishment to make the child obey. –n. 1. an assembling;… …   Useful english dictionary

  • re-sort — re sort; re sort·er; …   English syllables

  • re-sort — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • re-sort — resort, re sort The verb and noun resort (pronounced ri zawt) has a wide range of meanings. Re sort (with hyphen and pronounced ree sawt) is a verb meaning ‘to sort again or differently’ …   Modern English usage

  • re-sort — /ree sawrt /, v.t. to sort or arrange (cards, papers, etc.) again. [1885 90; RE + SORT] * * * …   Universalium

  • re-sort — /ˌri ˈsɔt/ (say .ree sawt) verb (t) to sort again …   Australian English dictionary

  • re-sort — v.tr. sort again or differently …   Useful english dictionary

  • re|sort´er — re|sort «rih ZRT», verb, noun. –v.i. 1. to go; go often: »Many people resort to the beaches in hot weather. 2. to turn for help; have recourse (to): »to resort to violence. The mother resorted to punishment to make the child obey. –n. 1. an… …   Useful english dictionary

  • reˈsort to sth — phrasal verb to do something extreme or unpleasant in order to solve a problem protest groups that resort to violence[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • Re — Re; re·able; re·absorb; re·absorption; re·accept; re·access; re·accession; re·acclimatization; re·acclimatize; re·accommodate; re·accommodation; re·accounting; re·accredit; re·accreditation; re·acetylation; re·acknowledge; re·acquaint;… …   English syllables

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