Definisi 'use'

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noun
1 the act of using Terjemahkan
Example:
he warned against the use of narcotic drugs
skilled in the utilization of computers
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2 what something is used for Terjemahkan
Example:
the function of an auger is to bore holes
ballet is beautiful but what use is it?
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3 a particular service Terjemahkan
Example:
he put his knowledge to good use
patrons have their uses
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4 (economics) the utilization of economic goods to satisfy needs or in manufacturing Terjemahkan
Example:
the consumption of energy has increased steadily
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5 (psychology) an automatic pattern of behavior in reaction to a specific situation; may be inherited or acquired through frequent repetition Terjemahkan
Example:
owls have nocturnal habits
she had a habit twirling the ends of her hair
long use had hardened him to it
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6 exerting shrewd or devious influence especially for one's own advantage Terjemahkan
Example:
his manipulation of his friends was scandalous
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7 (law) the exercise of the legal right to enjoy the benefits of owning property Terjemahkan
Example:
we were given the use of his boat
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8 The act of employing anything, or of applying it to one's service; the state of being so employed or applied; application; employment; conversion to some purpose; as, the use of a pen in writing; his machines are in general use. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
9 put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose Terjemahkan
Example:
use your head!
we only use Spanish at home
I can't use this tool
Apply a magnetic field here
This thinking was applied to many projects
How do you utilize this tool?
I apply this rule to get good results
use the plastic bags to store the food
He doesn't know how to use a computer
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10 take or consume (regularly or habitually) Terjemahkan
Example:
She uses drugs rarely
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11 use up, consume fully Terjemahkan
Example:
The legislature expended its time on school questions
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12 seek or achieve an end by using to one's advantage Terjemahkan
Example:
She uses her influential friends to get jobs
The president's wife used her good connections
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13 avail oneself to Terjemahkan
Example:
apply a principle
practice a religion
use care when going down the stairs
use your common sense
practice non-violent resistance
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14 habitually do something (use only in the past tense) Terjemahkan
Example:
She used to call her mother every week but now she calls only occasionally
I used to get sick when I ate in that dining hall
They used to vacation in the Bahamas
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15 To make use of; to convert to one's service; to avail one's self of; to employ; to put a purpose; as, to use a plow; to use a chair; to use time; to use flour for food; to use water for irrigation. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

16 To be wont or accustomed; to be in the habit or practice; as, he used to ride daily; -- now disused in the present tense, perhaps because of the similarity in sound, between "use to," and "used to." Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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