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Translation of use in German:

/juːs/ n.

  • 1 Gebrauch, der; (of dictionary, calculator, room) Benutzung, die; (of word, pesticide, spice) Verwendung, die [not] be in use [nicht] in Gebrauch sein be no longer in use nicht mehr verwendet werden make use of sb/sth jmdn./etw. gebrauchen/ (exploit) ausnutzen make good use of, turn or put to good use gut nutzen [Zeit, Talent, Geld] put sth to use etw. verwenden
  • 2 (usefulness) Nutzen, der is it of [any] use? ist das [irgendwie] von Nutzen? be [of] no use [to sb] [jmdm.] nicht nützen it's no use [doing that] es hat keinen Sinn[, das zu tun]
  • 3 (purpose) Verwendung, die have/find a use for sth/sb für etw./jmdn. Verwendung haben/finden have no/not much use for sth/sb etw./jmdn. nicht/kaum brauchen

/juːz/ v.t.

  • 2
    (used to /ˈjuːst tə/)
    I used to live in London früher habe ich in London gelebt

Phrasal verbs

use ˈup

v.t. aufbrauchen; verbrauchen [Geld, Energie]

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