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used
American English: /juzd/
British English: /juːzd/

Translation of used in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1
    (needle/stamp)
    Example sentences
    • 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.
  • 2 (secondhand)
    (car/camera/clothing)
    Example sentences
    • Looking through the classifieds will reveal that the majority of used cars are three-door examples.
    • Never buy a used car without thoroughly checking it out for underbody damage.
    • The ruling is expected to boost used car imports to Finland, especially from Germany.

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    mezcal

    Mezcal is an alcoholic drink similar to tequila obtained in Mexico by distilling the juice or aguamiel extracted from roasted tips of the maguey plant. Bottles of mezcal are usually sold containing a gusano, the larva of an insect that lives on the maguey. This is said to enhance the flavor.