Examples of used in a Sentence
The books on this shelf are used.
my grandmother has spent her whole life on the farm and is used to working hard
Recent Examples of used from the Web
The new brand’s hallmark is a return program that will allow parents to send in their used base layers and buy a new size at a discount.
Set up as a foil to the obtuse Kennedy is his cousin Joe Gargan (the usually comic Ed Helms), the sensible, competent family go-to guy used to smoothing over problems who finds these waters too choppy to calm.
In 2016, according to official statistics, Rwanda’s total used-clothes imports were only $18m (against $274m for east Africa as a whole).
Maribel Ontiveros had gotten used to rushing to her son’s school in downtown Phoenix.
Americans are used to being disappointed by the words of politicians on matters of public welfare.
Data gathered during the pilot may then be used to help guide decisions about parking changes to other parts of the village, officials said.
Into the water: How one Arizona flood wiped out a generation of family Ever wonder where used cars on Arizona's dealer lots come from?
AutoNation is now the largest provider of new and used cars and trucks in the U.S. with 2017 revenues of $21.5 billion.
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First Known Use of used
USED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of used for English Language Learners
: having been used before
: having had a previous owner
USED Defined for Kids
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