Examples of user in a Sentence
a person who started out as a user and is now a drug dealer as well
Recent Examples of user from the Web
During the first week of April — when Fortnite became widely available to all iOS users — players spent $6.4 million while playing Fortnite.
Lawmakers grilled the Facebook CEO for about 10 hours over the course of two days in a hearing prompted by the exposure of millions of users' data to third parties.
The growing ranks of crossbow users, and perhaps those who simply support greater choice and flexibility in deer hunting methods, carried the day.
But Zuckerberg recently announced a range of changes aimed at allowing users to better control or secure their data.
During the hearing, Zuckerberg apologized many times and government officials asked questions of the 33-year-old's knowledge of the scandal and the company's future plans to protect users' privacy.
The news of the fake account comes as another blow for Facebook after the company has already been tied up in scandals related the use of users' data.
After resisting previous calls to testify, Zuckerberg agreed to come to Capitol Hill this month after reports surfaced — and the company confirmed — that Cambridge Analytica had gathered Facebook users' data.
Then last month, Facebook found itself in the midst of a new firestorm, after reports that Cambridge Analytica, a political data firm, had misused the data of up to 87 million Facebook users, most of them in the United States.
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Definition of user for English Language Learners
: a person or thing that uses something
: a person who frequently uses illegal drugs
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