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resource
British English: /rɪˈsɔːs/
, /rɪˈzɔːs/
American English: /ˈriˌsɔrs/
, /rəˈsɔrs/

Translation of resource in Italian:

noun

  • 1
    risorsa (feminine) (Economics, Business, Administration)
    natural, energy, financial resources
    risorse naturali, energetiche, finanziarie
    the world's resources of coal, oil
    le risorse mondiali di carbone, di petrolio
    to put more resources into something
    investire più risorse in qualcosa
    to draw on one's resources
    sfruttare le proprie risorse
    he has no inner resources [figurative]
    non ha risorse interiori
    reading is her only resource against boredom
    la lettura è la sua unica risorsa contro la noia
    to be left to one's own resources
    essere abbandonati a se stessi

transitive verb

  • fornire le risorse necessarie a (institution, service)
    to be under-resourced
    non avere risorse sufficienti

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