A function; a purpose for which something may be employed. (noun)
(rare) Interest for lent money; premium paid for the use of something; usury. (noun)
To accustom; to habituate. (verb)
To employ; to apply; to utilize. (verb)
To exhaust the supply of; to consume by employing (verb)
To exploit. (verb)
To habitually do; to be wont to do. (verb)
To habitually do. See used to. (verb)
Examples of word use
Useful for many years to come…..use it to conceive and then use it under a crystal candy bowl on your end table.
«Against the swine one can use the same weapons they use».
Now, since the most important aspect of a thing is what we can do with it, what use it can be to us, usually meaning centers about _use_.
Sterilise these before use by boiling, and disinfect them _after use_ by the same means.
By proper use of the contents of this package disease may be prevented, as the action upon the germs is as effective as can be secured by the latest scientific knowledge; if exposed, _use within two hours_.