put (something) to (good) use

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Definition of put (something) to (good) use

: to use (something) in an effective way I'm looking forward to putting my new skills to use. Thanks for the donation. We'll put it to good use.

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put/stick/raise one's head above the parapet

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“Put (something) to (good) use.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/put%20%28something%29%20to%20%28good%29%20use. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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