Definition of used in English:

used

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Pronunciation: /juːzd
 
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adjective

  • 1Having already been used: scrawling on the back of a used envelope
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    • Unfortunately it then ignited a bin bag full of used envelopes and rubbish which caused most of the fire damage.
    • The study found that internal examinations were being conducted on women with used gloves.
    • They put rubber in their ovens to make it burn better, some put used diapers, any old garbage just to get rid of it.

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