Thesaurus / last-resort
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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From her bed she gave her orders—desperate, last-resort orders to a defeated garrison.

Home Fires in FranceDorothy Canfield

That is the last resort, as it robs us of our only safeguard against meteorites, but this is the time for last-resort measures.

The Skylark of SpaceEdward Elmer Smith and Lee Hawkins Garby

The contortions of the trainmaster's homely features indicated an inward struggle of the last-resort nature.

WORDS RELATED TO LAST-RESORT

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.