Definitions For Use


  • 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


  • 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

Words with Friends

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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