Scrabble word: USE
In which Scrabble dictionary does USE exist?
Definitions of USE in dictionaries:
- noun - the act of using
- noun - what something is used for
- noun - a particular service
- noun - (economics) the utilization of economic goods to satisfy needs or in manufacturing
- noun - (psychology) an automatic pattern of behavior in reaction to a specific situation
- noun - exerting shrewd or devious influence especially for one's own advantage
- noun - (law) the exercise of the legal right to enjoy the benefits of owning property
- verb - put into service
- verb - take or consume (regularly or habitually)
- verb - use up, consume fully
- verb - seek or achieve an end by using to one's advantage
- verb - avail oneself to
- verb - habitually do something (use only in the past tense)
- To put into service or apply for a purpose; employ.
- To avail oneself of; practice: use caution.
- To conduct oneself toward; treat or handle: “the peace offering of a man who once used you unkindly” (Laurence Sterne).
- To seek or achieve an end by means of; exploit: used their highly placed friends to gain access to the president; felt he was being used by seekers of favor.
- To take or consume; partake of: She rarely used alcohol.
- The act of using; the application or employment of something for a purpose: with the use of a calculator; skilled in the use of the bow and arrow.
- The condition or fact of being used: a chair in regular use.
- The manner of using; usage: learned the proper use of power tools.
- The permission, privilege, or benefit of using something: gave us the use of their summerhouse.
- The power or ability to use something: lost the use of one arm.
- The need or occasion to use or employ: have no use for these old clothes.
- The quality of being suitable or adaptable to an end; usefulness: tried to be of use in the kitchen.
- Gain or advantage; good: There’s no use in discussing it.
- Accustomed or usual procedure or practice.
- Enjoyment of property, as by occupying or exercising it.
- The benefit or profit of lands and tenements of which the legal title and possession are vested in another.
- The arrangement establishing the equitable right to such benefits and profits.
- A liturgical form practiced in a particular church, ecclesiastical district, or community.
- Usual occurrence or experience.
- verb - to put into service