Usage examples for Resorted

  1. An anonymous writer has told of Bayle, that he would frequently wrap himself in his cloak, and hasten to places where mountebanks resorted; and that this was one of his chief amusements. – Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3) by Isaac D'Israeli
  2. Under these circumstances the government resorted to a natural expedient. – The Life and Times of Ulric Zwingli by Johann Hottinger
  3. For the first time I understand how these Western communities have in the past resorted to mob violence. – Ruggles of Red Gap by Harry Leon Wilson
  4. In the meantime I have resorted to three art forms that are to provide resting- places for the public and the actors, without letting the public escape from the illusion induced. – Plays by August Strindberg, Second series by August Strindberg
  5. So high an opinion was entertained of his skill, particularly by the German and Dutch inhabitants, that they always resorted to him in desperate cases. – Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists by Washington Irving