What are some opposite words for unused?

Antonyms for unused
ʌnˈyuzd for 1,2 ; ʌnˈyust for 3

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  1. fresh, unused(adj)

    not yet used or soiled

    "a fresh shirt"; "a fresh sheet of paper"; "an unused envelope"

    Antonyms:
    accustomed, old, unclean, dirty, active, soiled

    Synonyms:
    tonic, impertinent, wise, bracing, refreshing, sassy, new, novel, fresh, idle, smart, reinvigorated, unfermented, sweet, saucy, clean, impudent, refreshed, invigorated, brisk, overbold, refreshful

  2. unused(adj)

    not yet put into use

    "we bought an unused car for a change"

    Antonyms:
    dirty, accustomed, old, active, unclean, soiled

    Synonyms:
    fresh, idle

  3. idle, unused(adj)

    not in active use

    "the machinery sat idle during the strike"; "idle hands"

    Antonyms:
    unclean, old, soiled, accustomed, dirty, active

    Synonyms:
    groundless, loose, baseless, jobless, out of work, wild, light, dead, idle, unwarranted, fresh, unfounded

  4. unused(adj)

    infrequently exposed to

    "feet unused to shoes"

    Antonyms:
    old, soiled, dirty, accustomed, active, unclean

    Synonyms:
    fresh, idle

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unused(a)

    Synonyms:
    unaccustomed, unfamiliar

How to use unused in a sentence?

  1. Brad Smith:

    Unused drains create a slimy film that creates an ideal breeding spot for drain flies, if these flies are present in the house there is almost certainly a slow or clogged drain.

  2. Ashish Jha:

    If we made IP available today, we will not add vaccines today. It's about tech transfer, knowledge of making vaccines. This is really about a complex biological agent. It's not clear to me that George Mason University.The moment India has a lot of unused vaccine capacity. The issue is building new capacity.

  3. Scott Stringer:

    It is an insult to families who are desperate to access technology for their children to leave brand new computers and tablets unused in closets and storage facilities, if auditors can’t locate an average of 180 computers per DOE location, this may be just the tip of the iceberg.

  4. Thomas Mann:

    A solitary, unused to speaking of what he sees and feels, has mental experiences which are at once more intense and less articulate than those of a gregarious man.

  5. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Go often to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#371old
#954active
#4328dirty
#10035unused
#19698accustomed
#35691soiled
#37000unclean

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