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Adjective
Having previously been owned by someone
“He bought a used car as he could not afford a brand new one.”
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Familiar through use
“He was used to having two cups of coffee to start each day.”
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Worn out or ruined because of age or neglect
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Excessively burdened
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Deflected
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Put into practical use
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Habitual; usual
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Completely consumed or used up
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Repeated often to the point of being stale or commonplace
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Having no power or energy left
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(tried and true/tested) Tested, hence, proven to be firm or reliable
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Verb
To have utilized or employed a tangible object
“He used a fork to eat his pasta.”
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To have utilized or employed something intangible
“She used her discretion in the handling of this sensitive matter.”
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To have expended or consumed by employing
“The car used all of its fuel to get us to our destination.”
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To have exploited someone for one's personal gain
“She feigned interest in him and then used him for his resources.”
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To have consumed, especially an illicit substance
“He used cocaine regularly before being rehabilitated for his addiction.”
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To have potentially benefited from
“This messy room could have used some tidying.”
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(dated) To have behaved toward in a stated way
“The company underpaid and poorly used its employees.”
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To be cunningly tricked into doing something, usually in an incriminating way
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(of a place or position) To have occupied
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To have used as a route or means of transport
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(of a garment size) To have worn or required
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