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EN[juːs] [jus] [-uːs] [juːz] [juz]
US US
Futilisation WUsage
  • L'usage désigne :
  • l'action, le fait de se servir ponctuellement de quelque chose ;
  • les règles usuelles et communément répandues de se servir de cette chose.
  • Cette page se rapporte essentiellement à cette seconde signification.
FR use

    Definition of use in English Dictionary

  • NomPLuses
    1. The act of using.
      1. In his submission to the UN, [Christof] Heyns points to the experience of drones. Unmanned aerial vehicles were intended initially only for surveillance, and their use for offensive purposes was prohibited, yet once strategists realised their perceived advantages as a means of carrying out targeted killings, all objections were swept out of the way.
    2. NU (followed by "of") Usefulness, benefit.
      1. What's the use of a law that nobody follows? ‎
    3. A function; a purpose for which something may be employed.
      1. The use of algorithms in policing is one example of their increasing influence on our lives. And, as their ubiquity spreads, so too does the debate around whether we should allow ourselves to become so reliant on them – and who, if anyone, is policing their use.
    4. Occasion or need to employ; necessity.
      1. I have no further use for these textbooks.
    5. OBS (rare) Interest for lent money; premium paid for the use of something; usury.
      1. (archaic) Continued or repeated practice; usage; habit.
        1. OBS Common occurrence; ordinary experience.
          1. (religion) The special form of ritual adopted for use in any diocese.
            1. the Sarum, or Canterbury, use; the Hereford use; the York use; the Roman use; etc.
          2. (forging) A slab of iron welded to the side of a forging, such as a shaft, near the end, and afterward drawn down, by hammering, so as to lengthen the forging.
          3. VerbeSGusesPRusingPT, PPused
            1. To accustom; to habituate.
              1. soldiers who are used to hardships and danger
            2. VT To employ; to apply; to utilize.
              1. Use this knife to slice the bread. ‎
              2. We can use this mathematical formula to solve the problem. ‎
            3. VT (often with “up”) To exhaust the supply of; to consume by employing.
              1. We should use up most of the fuel. ‎
            4. VT To exploit.
              1. You never cared about me; you just used me! ‎
            5. (dated) To behave toward; to act with regard to; to treat.
              1. to use an animal cruelly
            6. VI (now rare, literary) To habitually do; to be wont to do.
              1. to use diligence in business
            7. VI (past tense with infinitive) To habitually do. See used to.
              1. I used to get things done. ‎
          4. Plus d'exemples
            1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
              • Because mouse primary cells (mBMCs and MEF cells) are susceptible to cryodamage, cryopreservation using BuOF needs further investigation.
              • The physicist Stephen Hawking used to cox a college rowing team.
              • It really ticks me off when people don't use proper punctuation marks.
            2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
              • Using this method, we constructed a water-in-oil droplet generator, sensor-integrated cell growth chamber, valve-based flow selector, and interconnectable modular devices.
              • Using B-Ultrasound guidance, an 18-gauge puncture needle (Angiotech Company, Denmark) was advanced transhepatically into the gallbladder.
              • Using some tweezers, he worked the bee sting out of his hand.
            3. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
              • Interestingly, the iridophores, which are neurally controlled structural reflectors [21 ,22 ] that lie subadjacent to the chromatophore layer [3 ,23 ], do not bind any of the antibodies we used.
              • Until then his life had consisted of low-paying jobs, numberous unemployments, and drug use.
              • Since the last update, the program freezes up / freezes after a few minutes of use.
          • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
            1. Noms
              • Noms Dénombrable
                • Singularia tantum
                  • Noms Indénombrable
                • Verbes
                  • Verbes intransitifs
                    • Verbes transitifs
                  Liens Connexes:
                  1. fr use
                  2. en used
                  3. en useful
                  4. en useless
                  5. en user
                  Source: Wiktionnaire

                  Meaning of use for the defined word.

                  Grammaticalement, ce mot "use" est un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable et un singularia tantum. C'est aussi un verbe, plus spécifiquement, un verbes intransitif et un verbes transitif.
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