Examples of utilize in a Sentence
Many of the library's resources are not utilized by townspeople.
we must utilize all the tools at our disposal
Origin and Etymology of utilize
French utiliser, from utile
First Known Use: 1807
Synonym Discussion of utilize
UTILIZE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of utilize for English Language Learners
: to use (something) for a particular purpose
UTILIZE Defined for Kids
Definition of utilize for Students
: to make use of especially for a certain job We had to utilize our navigation skills to find our way.
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