disused

adjective dis·used \ -ˈyüzd \
Updated on: 24 Nov 2017

Definition of disused

: no longer used or occupied : abandoned
  • disused buildings

Examples of disused in a Sentence

  1. a disused warehouse that had become a den for drug dealers

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DISUSED Defined for English Language Learners

disused

adjective

Definition of disused for English Language Learners

  • : no longer used


DISUSED Defined for Kids

disused

adjective dis·used \ dis-ˈyüzd \

Definition of disused for Students

: not used any more

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