What does using mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. exploitation, victimization, victimisation, usingnoun

    an act that exploits or victimizes someone (treats them unfairly)

    "capitalistic exploitation of the working class"; "paying Blacks less and charging them more is a form of victimization"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Using

    of Use

Editors Contribution

  1. usingverb

    Verb form of the word use.

    They were using their love to create unity, harmony and peace.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 22, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'using' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #346

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'using' in Written Corpus Frequency: #551

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of using in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of using in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of using in a Sentence

  1. Tom Robbins:

    Using words to describe magic is like using a screwdriver to cut roast beef.

  2. Chris Pfieffer of Pfieffer Wines:

    Wine may ultimately be seen as too much of a luxury, we might be better off using our water to grow lettuces.

  3. Veronika Pechlaner:

    A lot of people involved in the discussions are keen to keep the tone as positive as they can, the market is using every little snippet on Greece to make an inference of the result. Markets for now think a deal will be made, but that might be complacent.

  4. The President:

    The actions of extremists are becoming more and more widespread, we are running into attempts of using so-called color technologies, from organizing illegal street protests to open propaganda (expressing) hatred in social networks.

  5. Julian Castro:

    Let's be very clear, the reason that they're separating these little children from their families is that they're using Section 1325 of that act, which criminalizes coming across the border to incarcerate the parents and then separate them. Some of us on this stage have called to end that section, to terminate it. Some, like Congressman O'Rourke, have not. And I want to challenge all of the candidates to do that.

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