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Use 1

Definition: Occasion or need to employ; necessity; as, to have no further use for a book.

Use 2

Definition: Yielding of service; advantage derived; capability of being used; usefulness; utility.

Use 3

Definition: Continued or repeated practice; customary employment; usage; custom; manner; habit.

Use 4

Definition: Common occurrence; ordinary experience.

Use 5

Definition: The special form of ritual adopted for use in any diocese; as, the Sarum, or Canterbury, use; the Hereford use; the York use; the Roman use; etc.

Use 6

Definition: The premium paid for the possession and employment of borrowed money; interest; usury.

Use 7

Definition: The benefit or profit of lands and tenements. Use imports a trust and confidence reposed in a man for the holding of lands. He to whose use or benefit the trust is intended shall enjoy the profits. An estate is granted and limited to A for the use of B.

Use 8

Definition: A stab of iron welded to the side of a forging, as a shaft, near the end, and afterward drawn down, by hammering, so as to lengthen the forging.

Use 9

Definition: To behave toward; to act with regard to; to treat; as, to use a beast cruelly.

Use 10

Definition: To practice customarily; to make a practice of; as, to use diligence in business.

Use 11

Definition: To accustom; to habituate; to render familiar by practice; to inure; employed chiefly in the passive participle; as, men used to cold and hunger; soldiers used to hardships and danger.

Use 12

Definition: 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."

Use 13

Definition: To be accustomed to go; to frequent; to inhabit; to dwell; sometimes followed by of.

use 14

Definition: exerting shrewd or devious influence especially for one''s own advantage; "his manipulation of his friends was scandalous"

use 15

Definition: a pattern of behavior acquired through frequent repetition; "she had a habit twirling the ends of her hair"; "long use had hardened him to it"

use 16

Definition: the act of using; "he warned against the use of narcotic drugs"; "skilled in the utilization of computers"

use 17

Definition: what something is used for; "the function of an auger is to bore holes"; "ballet is beautiful but what use is it?"

use 18

Definition: a particular service; "he put his knowledge to good use"; "patrons have their uses"

use 19

Definition: (law) the exercise of the legal right to enjoy the benefits of owning property; "we were given the use of his boat"

use 20

Definition: (economics) the utilization of economic goods to satisfy needs or in manufacturing; "the consumption of energy has increased steadily"

use 21

Definition: use up, consume fully; "The legislature expended its time on school questions"

use 22

Definition: put into service; make work or employ (something) for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose; "use your head!"; "we only use Spanish at home"; "I can''t make use of this tool"; "Apply a magnetic field here"; "This thinking was applied

use 23

Definition: take or consume (regularly or habitually); "She uses drugs rarely"

use 24

Definition: 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"

use 25

Definition: avail oneself to; "apply a principle"; "practice a religion"; "use care when going down the stairs"; "use your common sense"; "practice non-violent resistance"

use 26

Definition: 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"


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