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(noun)

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exerting shrewd or devious influence especially for one's own advantage

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(verb)

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use up, consume fully

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(verb)

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avail oneself to


Examples

use care when going down the stairs

use your common sense

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(noun)

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(economics) the utilization of economic goods to satisfy needs or in manufacturing

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(noun)

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the act of using


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he warned against the use of narcotic drugs

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(verb)

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take or consume (regularly or habitually)


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She uses drugs rarely

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(noun)

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what something is used for


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ballet is beautiful but what use is it?

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(noun)

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(psychology) an automatic pattern of behavior in reaction to a specific situation; may be inherited or acquired through frequent repetition


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long use had hardened him to it

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(noun)

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(law) the exercise of the legal right to enjoy the benefits of owning property


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we were given the use of his boat

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(verb)

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put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose


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use your head!

we only use Spanish at home

I can't use this tool

use the plastic bags to store the food

He doesn't know how to use a computer

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(noun)

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a particular service


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he put his knowledge to good use

patrons have their uses

(verb)

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habitually do something or be in a certan state or place (use only in the past tense)


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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

she used to be his best friend and now they are enemies

(verb)

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seek or achieve an end by using to one's advantage


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She uses her influential friends to get jobs

The president's wife used her good connections