|part of speech:
||a source of aid, support, or other reinforcement.
The library is a good resource for information.
- reference, storehouse, support
- similar words:
||(pl.) a nation's wealth and assets, both monetary and nonmonetary.
Forests are one of Canada's greatest natural resources.
||(usu. pl.) available money, property, or other assets.
My parents did not have the resources to pay for my college education.
- assets, means, property, wherewithal
||(often pl.) personal talents and capabilities.
She has the resources to succeed in difficult jobs.
- ability, capability
||budget, capital, competence, economy, pocketbook, thesaurus, wealth
||resourceless (adj.), resourcelessness (n.)