user

noun us·er \ ˈyü-zər \
Updated on: 1 Dec 2017

Definition of user

: one that uses

Examples of user in a Sentence

  1. a person who started out as a user and is now a drug dealer as well

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First Known Use of user

15th century

user Synonyms

Synonyms
addict, dopehead, druggie (also druggy), fiend, freak [slang], head, hophead [slang], hype [slang], junkie (also junky), stoner, doper
Antonyms
nonaddict, nonuser
Related Words
acidhead, cokehead, crackhead, pothead, speed freak; burnout

USER Defined for English Language Learners

user

noun

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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