Bedeutung von “use” im Essential American English Dictionary


noun us /jus/

A2 [ no plural ] the act of using something, or the state of something being used:

Guests have free use of the hotel swimming pool.

B1 a purpose for which something is used:

Can you find a use for this box?

B1 one of the meanings of a word, or the way that a particular word is used:

Can you list all the uses of the word “point”?
be no use

used to say that trying to do something has no effect:

It’s no use talking to him – he won’t listen.

(Definition von “use noun” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)