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English definition of “use”


verb (IN THE PAST)   
use to     /ˈjuːsˌtə/ In negative sentences and questions , 'use to' replaces 'used to' when it follows 'did' or 'didn't': Did he use to be the doctor in ' Star Trek '? We didn't use to go out much in the winter months .In the past
(Definition of use verb (IN THE PAST) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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