Definition of Used

1. Adjective. Employed in accomplishing something. "The principle of surprise is the most used and misused of all the principles of war"

Similar to: In Use, Utilised, Utilized
Antonyms: Misused

2. Adjective. Of persons; taken advantage of. "After going out of his way to help his friend get the job he felt not appreciated but used"
Exact synonyms: Exploited, Ill-used, Put-upon, Victimised, Victimized
Similar to: Misused

3. Adjective. Previously used or owned by another. "Bought a secondhand (or used) car"
Exact synonyms: Secondhand
Similar to: Old

Definition of Used

1. Verb. (past of use) ¹

2. Verb. (intransitive as an auxiliary verb now only in past tense) to perform habitually; to be accustomed [to doing something] ¹

3. Adjective. That is or has or have been used. ¹

4. Adjective. That has or have previously been owned by someone else. ¹

5. Adjective. Familiar through use; usual; accustomed. ¹

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Definition of Used

1. use [v] - See also: use

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Used

use-mention distinctions
use case
use cases
use immunity
use of goods and services
use one's head
use one's loaf
use one's noggin
use tax
use up
used (current term)
used-car lot
used to
used to(p)
used up
used up(p)
usedn't to
useful idiot

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