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What does the acronym used stand for?
USED abbreviation definitions:
practical, applied, Operated, Exercised, employed, utilitarian, Exerted, Served, utilized, functioned, useful, practiced, conducted.
second hand, second-hand, previously owned, reach-me-down, passed down, not new, hand-me-down.
recycled, not new, nearly new, worn, passed down, pre-owned, hand-me-down.
down at the heel, used-up, dog-eared, worse for wear, down-at-the-heel.
habitual, customary, suited.
rejected, accepted, discarded, adapted.
worn, hand-me-down, pre-owned.
old, in use, utilized, victimised, secondhand, utilised, victimized, ill-used, put-upon, exploited.
grimy, filthy, unclean, unhygienic, messy, squalid, unsanitary, dirty, grubby, contaminated.
Examples of usage:
– Stories and Pictures by Isaac Loeb Peretz
– The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography by Johnson, Clarence Edgar
– Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
– The Adventures of a Three-Guinea Watch by Talbot Baines Reed
– A Book of Ghosts by Sabine Baring-Gould