Definitions for utilizeˈyut lˌaɪz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. use, utilize, utilise, apply, employ(verb)

    put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose

    "use your head!"; "we only use Spanish at home"; "I can't use this tool"; "Apply a magnetic field here"; "This thinking was applied to many projects"; "How do you utilize this tool?"; "I apply this rule to get good results"; "use the plastic bags to store the food"; "He doesn't know how to use a computer"

  2. utilize(verb)

    convert (from an investment trust to a unit trust)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Utilize(verb)

    to make useful; to turn to profitable account or use; to make use of; as, to utilize the whole power of a machine; to utilize one's opportunities

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour:

    I will utilize all my energies to follow our late Mullah Mohammad Omar and his mission.

  2. Justice Calo Reign:

    There would be no energy crisis if man knew how to effectively utilize the power inside of women!

  3. Michael Springborn:

    This suggests that efforts to utilize social distancing to mitigate disease spread may have a limited window of efficacy.

  4. Chief Executive Officer Phil Martens:

    As we look at the next wave of how we might supply the auto industry, we would look at how we might utilize Logan differently.

  5. Ben Carson:

    There are caves that they utilize. Those caves can be eliminated. There are a number of possibilities -- that could be one of them.

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