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  • 2 the court will use its discretion in making an order
    exercise, employ, bring into play, practice, apply, exert, bring to bear
  • 3 he just felt used
    take advantage of, exploit, manipulate, take liberties with, impose on, abuse; capitalize on, profit from, trade on, milk
    informal walk all over
  • 4 we have used all the available funds
    consume, get/go through, exhaust, deplete, expend, spend; waste, fritter away, squander, dissipate, run out of


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  • 3 composers have not found much use for the device
    need, necessity, call, demand, requirement

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Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody