resort area

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n resort area an area where many people go for recreation
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Usage

In literature:

This special craving for rest helped to limit the area from which their summer resort could be chosen.
"Life and Letters of Robert Browning" by Mrs. Sutherland Orr
Farther out were districts of mansions, parks, pleasure resorts, great worlds of train-yards and manufacturing areas.
"The Titan" by Theodore Dreiser
When air pressure is used to hold back the water in faces of large area, bracing has to be resorted to.
"Pressure, Resistance, and Stability of Earth" by J. C. Meem
A disappointing resort area for an Earthwoman, this Solis Lacus Lowland.
"Rebels of the Red Planet" by Charles Louis Fontenay
In the Western area irrigation is resorted to.
"The Story of the Cotton Plant" by Frederick Wilkinson
The resort casinos, like the mid-city amusement area, were open to any citizen.
"The Cartels Jungle" by Irving E. Cox, Jr.
Increasing tourism has resulted in special problems in resort areas.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
The whole area is distinguished by typical Highland scenery, and is a resort alike for sportsmen and tourists.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 4" by Various
It is a favourite resort for invalids; area, 1443 sq.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1" by Various
Most of these were pulled down by the sultan to make a clear and open area for the resort of the Mussulmen to prayer.
"The History of the Knights Templars, the Temple Church, and the Temple" by Charles G. Addison
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In news:

Problems Have Four Legs In a Tranquil Resort Area.
The resort area, famous for its generosity in times of cr READ.
Numerous ziplines have sprung up around Colorado at ski areas and other resorts.
Naples Bay Resort in the foreground and the empty lot in the distance across from Bay Front is the proposed area for Renaissance Village.
View full size Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Aloft hotels are known for their bar and lounge areas.
The veteran rockers will play a benefit show on Thursday, December 6, at Borgata Casino Resort & Spa in Atlantic City , New Jersey, one of the areas hardest hit by the storm.
A university that already has an adult-education campus in Chandler is exploring buying a resort in the city's downtown area to convert it into a residential campus.
The attacks targeted a popular resort area on the Kenyan coast.
The harbor, of course, the airport, the power plant, the water treatment plant, major resort destinations and shopping areas.
OGDEN — A 49-year-old deer hunter was found dead Saturday high up in the Snowbasin resort area.
Bear Valley, a Day Trip From the Bay Area, Struggles to Compete With Larger Destination Resorts That Offer More Amenities.
No one is happier about the upcoming rain storms in the Bay Area than the ski resorts.
Search continues for missing snowboarder at Tahoe area ski resort.
The resort is counting on a big storm bringing more than a foot of snow beginning Friday to some areas on the Western Slope.
Last April, American Skiing, the largest ski company in the East, expanded into the West for the first time by buying the Wolf Mountain Ski Area , now known as the Canyons Ski Resort , in Park City, Utah.
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In science:

Without relying on further assumption of the area-law behavior of the holographic entanglement entropy, we try to find the total entropy budget by resorting purely to the von Neumann definition.
Entanglement Entropy of the Early Universe in Generalized Chaplygin Gas Model
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