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  • previously used or owned by another; "bought a secondhand (or used) car"
  • employed in accomplishing something; "the principle of surprise is the most used and misused of all the principles of war"- H.H.Arnold & I.C.Eaker
  • of persons; taken advantage of; "after going out of his way to help his friend get the job he felt not appreciated but used"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Used'

  • Used: Used may refer to: Used good, goods of any type that have been used before Used, Huesca, a village in Huesca, Aragon, Spain Used, Zaragoza, a town in Zaragoza
  • The Used: For other uses, see Used (disambiguation). The Used is an American rock formed in Orem, Utah, in 2001. The group consists of vocalist Bert McCracken,
  • Somebody That I Used to Know: (album). For the True Blood episode, see Somebody That I Used to Know (True Blood). "Somebody That I Used to Know" is a song written by Belgian-Australian singer-songwriter
  • Used Cars: about the film. For the general idea of a used car, see Used car. For the song, see Nebraska (album). Used Cars is a 1980 American satirical comedy film
  • Used, Zaragoza: Used is a municipality in province of Zaragoza, Aragon, Spain. According to the 2010 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 328 inhabitants
  • Used to Love You: article is about the Gwen Stefani song. For the John Legend song, see Used to Love U. "Used to Love You" is a song recorded by American singer Gwen Stefani
  • Get Used to It: Get Used to It may refer to: Get Used to It (Brand New Heavies album) Get Used to It (Rhino Bucket album) "Get Used to It" (song), a 1979 single by Roger
  • Used bookstore: to frequent used book stores. Large online bookstores offer used books for sale, too. Individuals wishing to sell their used books using online bookstores

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* My father always used to say that when you die, if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life. - Lee Iacocca

* Certainly one of the chief guarantees of freedom under any government, no matter how popular and respected, is the right of the citizens to keep and bear arms. This is not to say that firearms should not be carefully used and that definite safety rules of precaution should not be taught and enforced. But the right of the citizens to bear arms is just one guarantee against arbitrary government and one more safeguard against a tyranny which now appears remote in America, but which historically has proved to be always possible. - Hubert Humphrey

* I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work the more I live. I rejoice in life for its own sake. - George Bernard Shaw

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