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use up meaning

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    Definition of use up in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGuses upPRusing upPT, PPused up
    1. (of a resource) to consume, deplete or exhaust.
      1. (of time or space) to take or occupy.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The All Blacks drove upfield, using up the remaining moments, and when Joubert blew for another French infringement, the biggest party in New Zealand's history was under way.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Phrases
          • Phrasal verbs
            • Phrasal verbs with particle (up)
          • Verbs
            • Phrasal verbs
              • Phrasal verbs with particle (up)

          Other Vocabulary

          Look-Alike Words
          1. en used up
          2. en uses up
          3. en useful
          4. en setup
          5. en eye up
          Source: Wiktionary

          Meaning of use up for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this idiom "use up" is a phrase, more specifically, a phrasal verb. It's also a verb, more specifically, a phrasal verb.
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