Definitions For Use

noun

  • Exerting shrewd or devious influence especially for one's own advantage
  • (psychology) an automatic pattern of behavior in reaction to a specific situation; may be inherited or acquired through frequent repetition
  • The act of using
  • What something is used for
  • A particular service
  • (law) the exercise of the legal right to enjoy the benefits of owning property
  • (economics) the utilization of economic goods to satisfy needs or in manufacturing
  • The act of using something
  • The state of being used
  • A way in which something is or can be used

verb

  • Use up, consume fully
  • Put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose
  • Take or consume (regularly or habitually)
  • Habitually do something or be in a certan state or place (use only in the past tense)
  • Avail oneself to
  • Seek or achieve an end by using to one's advantage
  • To do something with (an object, machine, person, method, etc.) in order to accomplish a task, do an activity, etc.
  • To take (something) from a supply in order to function or to do a task
  • To eat, drink, etc., (something) regularly

Is Use a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
3
Words with Friends
4

The word Use is worth 3 points in Scrabble and 4 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Use in a Sentence

  • Two players were suspended for illegal drug use.
  • Doctors have found a new use for the drug.
  • According to the dictionary, the word has two uses.
  • I need to use the phone when you're done.
  • The machine is easy to use.
  • After the accident, she could no longer use her legs.

Synonyms for Use

Antonyms for Use

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