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doc Definition of use
    English to English
  • the act of using
  • He warned against the use of narcotic drugs.
    Skilled in the utilization of computers.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • what something is used for
  • The function of an auger is to bore holes.
    Ballet is beautiful but what use is it?.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • a particular service
  • He put his knowledge to good use.
    Patrons have their uses.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • (economics) the utilization of economic goods to satisfy needs or in manufacturing
  • The consumption of energy has increased steadily.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • (psychology) an automatic pattern of behavior in reaction to a specific situation; may be inherited or acquired through frequent repetition
  • Owls have nocturnal habits.
    She had a habit twirling the ends of her hair.
    Long use had hardened him to it.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • exerting shrewd or devious influence especially for one's own advantage
  • His manipulation of his friends was scandalous.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • (law) the exercise of the legal right to enjoy the benefits of owning property
  • We were given the use of his boat.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • The act of employing anything, or of applying it to one's service; the state of being so employed or applied; application; employment; conversion to some purpose; as, the use of a pen in writing; his machines are in general use.
  • source: Webster 1913
  • put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose
  • Use your head!.
    We only use Spanish at home.
    I can't use this tool.
    Apply a magnetic field here.
    This thinking was applied to many projects.
    How do you utilize this tool?.
    I apply this rule to get good results.
    Use the plastic bags to store the food.
    He doesn't know how to use a computer.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • take or consume (regularly or habitually)
  • She uses drugs rarely.
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  • use up, consume fully
  • The legislature expended its time on school questions.
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  • seek or achieve an end by using to one's advantage
  • She uses her influential friends to get jobs.
    The president's wife used her good connections.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • avail oneself to
  • Apply a principle.
    Practice a religion.
    Use care when going down the stairs.
    Use your common sense.
    Practice non-violent resistance.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • habitually do something (use only in the past tense)
  • She used to call her mother every week but now she calls only occasionally.
    I used to get sick when I ate in that dining hall.
    They used to vacation in the Bahamas.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • To make use of; to convert to one's service; to avail one's self of; to employ; to put a purpose; as, to use a plow; to use a chair; to use time; to use flour for food; to use water for irrigation.
  • source: Webster 1913
  • To be wont or accustomed; to be in the habit or practice; as, he used to ride daily; -- now disused in the present tense, perhaps because of the similarity in sound, between "use to," and "used to."
  • source: Webster 1913
    English to Tagalog
  • [ius] Uso; kaugalian; paggamit
  • source: Diccionario Ingles-Espaņol-Tagalog
  • [ius] Gamitin; gumamit
  • source: Diccionario Ingles-Espaņol-Tagalog
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