There are 2 main translations of usage in English:

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Pronunciation: / yzaʒ /

nom masculin

  • 1 (fait d'utiliser) l'usage des caméscopes se répand rapidement
    the use of camcorders is spreading rapidly
    l'usage de la force/torture
    the use of force/torture
    je te donne cette machine à écrire, je n'en ai plus l'usage
    I'm giving you this typewriter as I don't have any further use for it
    à l'usage (rétrécir, déteindre, se distendre)
    with use
    par l'usage (sali, terni, encrassé)
    with use
    en usage
    in use
    disqualifié pour usage d'anabolisants
    disqualified for using anabolic steroids
    il m'a interdit l'usage de l'alcool
    he told me not to drink alcohol
    connaître/apprendre l'usage de quelque chose
    to know how/to learn how to use something
    faire usage de faire un usage fréquent de quelque chose
    to use something frequently
    faire usage de son autorité
    to exercise one's authority
    faire grand usage de quelque chose
    to use something a lot
    faire bon/mauvais usage de quelque chose
    to put something to good/bad use
    faire de l'usage (tissu, vêtement)


usage de faux

  • (Droit)
    use of forged documents
    faux et usage de faux
    forgery and use of false documents

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There are 2 main translations of usage in English:

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also: feminine: usagée
Pronunciation: / yzaʒe /

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