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Words used to describe extent of use

devoted

adjective

a period of time that is devoted to something is spent doing it in a determined way because you think it is important

disuse

noun

a situation in which something is not being used

disused

adjective

no longer used

economical

adjective

not wasting anything

economy

noun

the careful use of money, products, or time so that very little is wasted

economy

noun

the use of the smallest number of words or movements needed to express or do something well

idle

adjective

machines or factories that are idle are not being used

sparing

adjective

using only a little of something

untapped

adjective

not being used yet, but existing in large amounts that could bring profits or benefits

unused

adjective

not used, either now or ever before

at full stretch

using all the money, supplies, or energy available

for a rainy day

if you save something or put something away for a rainy day, you save it for a time in the future when you may need it

gather dust

to not be used or touched by anyone for a long time

go out of use

to stop being used

in abeyance

not happening until later or not being used at the present time

on hold

if something is on hold, you have stopped it from happening now, but it may happen later

on the shelf

not being used or discussed at the present time

out of commission

not being used, or not able to be used

in service/out of service

in use/not in use

in/out of use

being used regularly/not being used any longer

kabaddi

a game in which two teams of seven players take turns to chase and try to touch players on the opposing team

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