use

[ verb yooz or for pt for mof 9, yoost; noun yoos ]SEE DEFINITION OF use

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR USE

What is the use of a beautiful face, if one must be shut up in her own apartment for ever?

Mrs. Davis saw that there was no use in pursuing the subject, and it dropped.

We'll use a part of them ourselves, and what we can't use I will give away.

However, he was regularly engaged, and it was of no use for me to say anything against him.

That seemed short enough—but after studying it, I says, What's the use of saying 'eat'?

What was the use of all that noise and crowding and piggish hurry?

"If there were any use in wishing, I'd wish myself on shore," said the second.

Of course they did not use the letters which have been used to print this book.

We do not know which genius first discovered the use of pottery but he deserves a statue.

The Germans use a greater variety of patterns than any other nation.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR USE

takes advantage of

verbimpose upon

taking advantage of

verbimpose upon
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