The word "resource" refers to something that is used to meet a need or achieve a goal. Antonyms for this word include words like "liability," "detriment," and "hindrance." These words suggest that the object in question is not helpful, but instead may cause harm or create obstacles. Other antonyms for "resource" include "inadequacy," "lack," and "scarcity." These words indicate a shortage of whatever is needed to achieve a goal. The opposite of having a resourceful solution is being stuck with an unresourceful one. When someone is told that they lack resources, it means that they are being held back in some way.
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- criticize, decrease, depreciate.