how to pronounce used


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The above transcription of used is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

used is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of used in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… of how walmart has used its app to drum …”

meanings of used


  1. That has or have previously been owned by someone else.
  2. That is or has or have been used.
  3. Familiar through use; usual; accustomed.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of use You used me!.
  2. To perform habitually; to be accustomed.

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