Synonyms for used

Synonyms for (adj) used

Synonyms: secondhand, used

Definition: previously used or owned by another

Usage: bought a secondhand (or used) car

Similar words: old

Definition: of long duration; not new

Usage: old tradition; old house; old wine; old country; old friendships; old money

Synonyms: used

Definition: employed in accomplishing something

Usage: the principle of surprise is the most used and misused of all the principles of war- H.H.Arnold & I.C.Eaker

Similar words: in use

Definition: currently being used

Usage: robots are in use throughout industry

Similar words: utilised, utilized

Definition: put to use

Synonyms: exploited, put-upon, used, victimised, victimized, ill-used

Definition: of persons; taken advantage of

Usage: after going out of his way to help his friend get the job he felt not appreciated but used

Similar words: misused

Definition: used incorrectly or carelessly or for an improper purpose

Usage: misused words are often laughable but one weeps for misused talents

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