disuse definition

  • noun:
    • The state of not-being utilized or to be not used.
    • their state of not being utilized; neglect.
    • Cessation of use, training, or exercise; inusitation; desuetude.
    • Cessation of use, practice, or workout: because, disuse of wine; disuse of sea-bathing; disuse of terms.
    • Cessation of custom or observance; desuetude.
    • the state of a thing that is unused and ignored
    • their state of not made use of or of being no further used.
    • The state of not being used; neglect.
    • Cessation of use, rehearse, or exercise; inusitation; desuetude.
    • Cessation of good use, rehearse, or exercise: as, disuse of wine; disuse of sea-bathing; disuse of terms.
    • Cessation of custom or observance; desuetude.
    • the state of a thing that happens to be unused and neglected
  • verb:
    • To stop using.
    • To stop making use of.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To cease to make use of; to cease the training of.
    • To disaccustom; -- with to or from.
    • To cease to utilize; to discontinue the practice of.
    • To disaccustom; -- with to or from.
  • others:
    • To cease to utilize; neglect or omit to employ; abandon or discard from workout or practice.
    • To cease to use; neglect or omit to use; abandon or discard from exercise or practice.

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