- Word Combinations (verb)
|part of speech:
||utilized, utilizes, utilizing
||to put to a particular use; use.
The poet utilizes metaphor to make the images in the poem more vivid.His mother wishes he would utilize his brain in connection with his school work rather than video games.
- apply, employ, use
- similar words:
- avail oneself of, bestow, bring into play, capitalize on, exercise, exploit, occupy, practice, take advantage of
||capitalize, embrace, put, seize, take, tap, work
||utilizable (adj.), utilization (n.), utilizer (n.)