Named one of the 25 “Most Influential Evangelicals” in 2005 by Time, Colson has used his platform to inflame the culture wars.
Fire department officials are not saying what they suspect Burkhart used to ignite the fires.
This medium was ‘the boy who used to carry my (Albert’s) gun at Balmoral'.
“The law can be used in a number of ways if there is the political will to,” Assange said.
Rather mean should only be used when demonizing gays, Muslims, women or minorities.
He felt that he had been used unjustly; after all, he was not a wizard—what did the Chief expect!
This was the first time Jim had used the man to man tone with Ames.
But alas, it was only their idiosyncrasies which used to make any impression upon us.
I used to go to the hospitals to take care of the poor people, the Cubans.
Bixine is a purified extract of anotta made in France, and used by dyers.
"second-hand," 1590s, past participle adjective from use (v.). To be used to "accustomed, familiar" is recorded by 1520s. Verbal phrase used to "formerly did or was" (as in I used to love her) represents a construction attested from c.1300, and common from c.1400, but now surviving only in past tense form. The pronunciation is affected by the t- of to.
mid-13c., from Old French user "use, employ, practice," from Vulgar Latin *usare "use," frequentative form of past participle stem of Latin uti "to use," in Old Latin oeti "use, employ, exercise, perform," of unknown origin. Related: Used; using. Replaced Old English brucan (see brook (v.)).
early 13c., from Old French us, from Latin usus "use, custom, skill, habit," from past participle stem of uti (see use (v.)).
To use narcotics; take a dose or injection of a narcotic: I used this morning and I'm still nice (1950s+ Narcotics)