Definitions for usageˈyu sɪdʒ, -zɪdʒ

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. use, usage, utilization, utilisation, employment, exercise(noun)

    the act of using

    "he warned against the use of narcotic drugs"; "skilled in the utilization of computers"

  2. custom, usage, usance(noun)

    accepted or habitual practice

  3. usage(noun)

    the customary manner in which a language (or a form of a language) is spoken or written

    "English usage"; "a usage borrowed from French"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. usage(Noun)

    The manner or the amount of using; use

  2. usage(Noun)

    Habit or accepted practice

  3. usage(Noun)

    The ways and contexts in which spoken and written words are used, determined by a lexicographer's intuition or from corpus analysis.

  4. Origin: From and usage.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Usage(noun)

    the act of using; mode of using or treating; treatment; conduct with respect to a person or a thing; as, good usage; ill usage; hard usage

  2. Usage(noun)

    manners; conduct; behavior

  3. Usage(noun)

    long-continued practice; customary mode of procedure; custom; habitual use; method

  4. Usage(noun)

    customary use or employment, as of a word or phrase in a particular sense or signification

  5. Usage(noun)

    experience

The Roycroft DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. usage

    The consecration in time of something that was originally absurd.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'usage' in Nouns Frequency: #2533

Anagrams of usage »

  1. agues, gause


Translations for usage

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Brauch, Gebrauch, Verwendung, Benutzung, AnwendungGerman
  • کاربرد, استفاده ازPersian
  • käytäntö, puhetapa, käsittely, kielenkäyttö, käyttöFinnish
  • coutume, usageFrench
  • szokás, gyakorlat, használat, szóhasználatHungarian
  • 使い方, 用法, 習慣Japanese
  • വിനിയോഗംMalayalam
  • anvendelse, bruk, bruksområdeNorwegian
  • uso, empregoPortuguese
  • использование, применение, обычай, традиция, употребление, обращение, обыкновение, привычкаRussian
  • विनियोगःSanskrit

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