resourcefulness


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re·source·ful

 (rĭ-sôrs′fəl, -zôrs′-)
adj.
Able to act effectively or imaginatively, especially in difficult situations.

re·source′ful·ly adv.
re·source′ful·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.resourcefulness - the quality of being able to cope with a difficult situation; "a man of great resourcefulness"
resource - a source of aid or support that may be drawn upon when needed; "the local library is a valuable resource"
2.resourcefulness - the ability to deal resourcefully with unusual problems; "a man of resource"
cleverness, ingeniousness, ingenuity, inventiveness - the power of creative imagination
armory, armoury, inventory - a collection of resources; "he dipped into his intellectual armory to find an answer"

resourcefulness

noun
The ability and the means to meet situations effectively:
resource (often used in plural), wherewithal.
Translations
سِعَة الحيلَه والدَّهاء
důmysl
opfindsomhed
hugvitssemi
beceriklilik

resourcefulness

[rɪˈsɔːsfʊlnɪs] Ningenio m, iniciativa f

resourcefulness

[rɪˈzɔːrsfʊlnɪs] nressource f

resourcefulness

nEinfallsreichtum m, → Findigkeit f; (of scheme)Genialität f

resourcefulness

[rɪˈsɔːsfʊlnɪs] n (of person) → ingegnosità

resource

(rəˈzoːs) , ((American) ˈri:zo:rs) noun
1. (usually in plural) something that gives help, support etc when needed; a supply; a means. We have used up all our resources; We haven't the resources at this school for teaching handicapped children.
2. (usually in plural) the wealth of a country, or the supply of materials etc which bring this wealth. This country is rich in natural resources.
3. the ability to find ways of solving difficulties. He is full of resource.
reˈsourceful adjective
good at finding ways of solving difficulties, problems etc.
reˈsourcefully adverb
reˈsourcefulness noun
References in classic literature ?
As I ran for my life through the dark galleries beneath the palace of Salensus Oll I must indeed have presented a remarkable appearance had there been any to note it, for though death loomed large about me, my face was split by a broad grin as I thought of the resourcefulness of the nameless hero of Marentina to whom I owed my life.
He could not swim, and the water was very deep; but still he lost no particle of that self-confidence and resourcefulness which were the badges of his superior being.
He was big enough to admit it and admire it even in a German spy, but he saw that in this case it only added to her resourcefulness and made her all the more dangerous and the necessity for putting her out of the way paramount.
Always had he depended upon his own prowess and resourcefulness, nor had there ever been since the days of Kala any to answer an appeal for succor.
Well, he's simply a genius of hypocrisy and resourcefulness in disarming the suspicions of the lawyers--so there's nothing much to wonder at, I suppose
By Abby Brown By Abby Brown RESILIENCE, RESPECT, resourcefulness, relationships and reflectiveness are very important and well used terms around Farringdon.
announced today the release of the second annual Itron Resourcefulness Index, a global survey and benchmark of the state of resourcefulness across energy and water.
Despite the tragic loss and the odds against them, they rally with humor, love, and remarkable resourcefulness.
The papers investigate entrepreneurial constraints and resourcefulness in order to gain a better understanding of how entrepreneurs thrive against the odds.
This study sought to determine whether the variables of the Sexual Self-control Model that predict sexual resourcefulness and consenting to unwanted sexual advances in undergraduate women also apply to undergraduate men.
Though no one entrepreneur is exactly like another, I believe there are five key qualities that successful entrepreneurs possess: curiosity, creativity, resourcefulness, leadership and tenacity.
This study proposes and tests a conceptual model that investigates whether customer orientation acts as a mediator of the relationship between job resourcefulness and hotel employee outcomes.