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[ noun ] the quality of being able to cope with a difficult situation

Examples

: "a man of great resourcefulness"

Used in print

(The Christian Science Monitor,...)

As she gained composure during the second act , her technical resourcefulness emerged stronger , though she had already revealed a trill almost unprecedented in years of performances of `` Lucia '' .

Related terms

resource

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[ noun ] the ability to deal resourcefully with unusual problems

Examples

"a man of resource"

Related terms

inventiveness armory

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