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  • as inobtain
  • as inresort
  • as inwield
  • as indraw on
  • as inembrace
  • as inexploit
  • as inhire

synonyms for make use of

  • access
  • achieve
  • attain
  • collect
  • earn
  • gain
  • gather
  • glean
  • have
  • pick up
  • procure
  • purchase
  • reach
  • realize
  • reap
  • receive
  • recover
  • retrieve
  • secure
  • seize
  • take
  • win
  • accomplish
  • annex
  • capture
  • compass
  • cop
  • corral
  • effect
  • fetch
  • grab
  • hoard
  • inherit
  • invade
  • nab
  • occupy
  • pocket
  • salvage
  • save
  • score
  • snag
  • wangle
  • beg borrow or steal
  • chalk up
  • come by
  • drum up
  • get at
  • get hold of
  • get one's hands on
  • gobble up
  • lay up
  • scrape together
  • scrape up
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antonyms for make use of

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  • disperse
  • distribute
  • divide
  • fail
  • forfeit
  • free
  • give
  • give up
  • let go
  • lose
  • miss
  • misunderstand
  • offer
  • plant
  • release
  • scatter
  • spend
  • throw away
  • endanger
  • harm
  • hurt
  • squander
  • surrender
  • waste
  • yield
  • forsake
  • sacrifice
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    How to use make use of in a sentence

    And to tell the truth, she couldn't help wishing he could see, so he could make the game livelier.
    THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
    If you use it wisely, it may be Ulysses' hauberk; if you reject it, the shirt of Nessus were a cooler winding-sheet!
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
    She did not need a great cook-book; She knew how much and what it took To make things good and sweet and light.
    BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
    Now this setting up of an orderly law-abiding self seems to me to imply that there are impulses which make for order.
    CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
    Give a sweet savour, and a memorial of fine flour, and make a fat offering, and then give place to the physician.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    Those in whom the impulse is strong and dominant are perhaps those who in later years make the good society actors.
    CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
    The sailors sometimes use it to fry their meat, for want of butter, and find it agreeable enough.
    THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
    It is then we make him our friend, which sets us above the envy and contempt of wicked men.
    THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
    Not much use as the high crests hid the intervening hinterland from view, even from the crow's nests.
    GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
    For this use of the voice in the special service of will-power, or propelling force, it is necessary first to test its freedom.
    EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
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    WORDS RELATED TO MAKE USE OF

    • effect
    • employ
    • exploit
    • extract
    • fall back on
    • have recourse to
    • make use of
    • rely on
    • require
    • take from
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