Synonyms for last resort
- ace in the hole
- card up one's sleeve
- dernier ressort
- last expedient
- last hope
- last resource
- pis aller
- trump card
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LAST RESORT
Yet as a last resort to maintain the right, war is justifiable.
Then, as a last resort, the hole was papered over like the wall-paper of the room.
As a last resort this seaweed is edible, at any rate certain species of it.
And now Captain Zelotes was asking him to give up this last resort.
Only in the last resort had he determined to fling off the mask.
Every other means has failed, and this is their last resort.
Long since, perhaps, at some court of last resort, the Paliser Case had been decided.
In the last resort a savage can only assert his rights by brute force.
In the last resort the right to control is with the consumers.
In last resort the characters of the book have all something of the humanly-inhuman about them.