Definition of resort verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

  

resort

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//rɪˈzɔːt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈzɔːrt//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they resort
BrE BrE//rɪˈzɔːt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈzɔːrt//
 
he / she / it resorts
BrE BrE//rɪˈzɔːts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈzɔːrts//
 
past simple resorted
BrE BrE//rɪˈzɔːtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈzɔːrtɪd//
 
past participle resorted
BrE BrE//rɪˈzɔːtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈzɔːrtɪd//
 
-ing form resorting
BrE BrE//rɪˈzɔːtɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈzɔːrtɪŋ//
 
 
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Word Origin late Middle English (denoting something one can turn to for assistance): from Old French resortir, from re- ‘again’ + sortir ‘come or go out’. The sense ‘place frequently visited’ dates from the mid 18th cent. Phrasal Verbsresort to something
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: resort