Translation of usar in English:

usar

vt

  • 4usar de [formal] (hacer uso de) [influencia/autoridad] to use

usarse v pron

  • (en tercera persona) (esp AmL) (estar de moda) el fucsia es el color que más se va a usar esta temporada fuchsia is set to be the most popular color o [colloquial/familiar] the in-color this season cuando se usaba la maxifalda when long skirts were in fashion se usan muchísimo las prendas de cuero leather clothing is very popular ya no se usa hacer fiestas de compromiso it's not very common to have an engagement party nowadays

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