resourceful


resourceful
I adjective able, able to meet situations, accomplished, adroit, apt, artful, bright, callidus, capable, clever, competent, conversant, crafty, creative, cunning, deft, dexterous, efficient, endowed, enterprising, experienced, facile, felicitous, fertile, gifted, habile, handy, imaginative, ingeniosus, ingenious, inventive, original, practiced, prepared, proficient, sagacious, sharp, shrewd, skillful, smart, sollers, talented, trained, venturesome, versatile II index artful, competent, deft, original (creative), practiced, productive

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  • Resourceful — Re*source ful ( f?l), a. Full of resources. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • resourceful — 1851, from RESOURCE (Cf. resource) + FUL (Cf. ful). Related: Resourcefully; resourcefulness …   Etymology dictionary

  • resourceful — [adj] imaginative able, active, adventurous, aggressive, bright, capable, clever, creative, enterprising, ingenious, intelligent, inventive, original, quick witted, sharp, talented, venturesome; concept 402 Ant. dull, uncreative, unimaginative,… …   New thesaurus

  • resourceful — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ able to find quick and clever ways to overcome difficulties. DERIVATIVES resourcefully adverb resourcefulness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • resourceful — [ri sôrs′fəl, rizôrs′fəl] adj. full of resource; able to deal creatively and effectively with problems, difficulties, etc. resourcefully adv. resourcefulness n …   English World dictionary

  • resourceful — [[t]rɪzɔ͟ː(r)sfʊl[/t]] ADJ GRADED Someone who is resourceful is good at finding ways of dealing with problems. He was amazingly inventive and resourceful, and played a major role in my career... Her mother was a resourceful and energetic woman.… …   English dictionary

  • resourceful — adjective having inner resources; adroit or imaginative someone who is resourceful is capable of dealing with difficult situations an able and resourceful politician the most resourceful cook in town • Similar to: ↑capable • Derivationally… …   Useful english dictionary

  • resourceful — adjective Date: 1851 able to meet situations ; capable of devising ways and means < a resourceful leader > • resourcefully adverb • resourcefulness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • resourceful — adjective Capable or clever; able to put available resources to efficient or ingenious use; using materials at hand wisely or efficiently. With a resourceful use of space and a fresh coat of paint, the room became a pleasant library with a… …   Wiktionary

  • resourceful — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ He is very clever and endlessly resourceful. ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly, very, etc. ▪ …   Collocations dictionary


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