put into service; make work; make use of ; employ for a particular purpose.
- "I can't make use of this tool"
- "use your head!"
take or consume (regularly)
- "She uses drugs rarely"
seek or achieve an end by using
- "She uses her influential friends to get jobs"
conduct oneself toward; treat or handle
- "he used me badly"
- "bought a secondhand (or used) car"
- "after going out of his way to help his friend get the job he felt not appreciated but used"