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Word: resourceful

Definition: clever and imaginative (in dealing with difficult situations); N. resource, resourcefulness


Sentences Containing 'resourceful'

An extraordinary and resourceful leader, Captain Mastagni led NR COMNAVAIRLANT 1086 to unprecedented levels of readiness and fleet support.
Be resourceful, always look for potential sponsors.
But she proves to be unusually resourceful, and with her companion's assistance, manages to outwit the enemy and save the day.
Despite being considered too small to be a half-back, Trueman soon proved that his judgement and skill made up for his lack of height and he showed himself to be ""quick, resourceful and decisive in action (who was) overall a most difficult obstacle for opposing forwards"".
In spite of the fact this pilot has been shot down six times, he has continued to fight with unabated courage and enthusiasm, and has shown outstanding qualities as a resourceful and determined leader.
Instead of Penny, Gadget Boy was assisted by the resourceful Heather.
Ken Capobianco of "The Boston Globe" wrote that, "The Game shows a willingness to reinvent himself with some beats that are as penetrating and resourceful as his engaging rhymes filled with sports and pop-culture references."
Milla (Suzana Lukić) is very attractive, energetic, resourceful and very straightforward: it immediately becomes clear that apart from having a student/teacher relationship, she and Rasha are lovers.
The book presents "a rousing account of the local uprisings already in effect." A "Newark Star-Ledger" political critic reviewing the book described Sirota as an "enterprising" reporter who used "resourceful" tactics to get entry into such venues as Capitol Hill, the Microsoft campus, an ExxonMobil stockholders' meeting, and the Mexican border.
The charming, humorous, resourceful and courageous Zaleshoff and his beautiful sister Tamara - also a Soviet agent - are the only characters to feature at length in two Ambler books.
The resourceful Jacobowsky, who has had to flee from the Nazis several times previously, manages to "buy" an automobile from the absent Baron Rothschild's chauffeur.

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