What are some alternative words for disuse?

Synonyms for disuse
dɪsˈyus; -ˈyuz

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term disuse.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. neglect, disuse(noun)

    the state of something that has been unused and neglected

    "the house was in a terrible state of neglect"

    Synonyms:
    negligence, disregard, carelessness, neglect, neglectfulness, nonperformance

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. disuse(n.)

    Synonyms:
    desuetude, discontinuance, non-observance

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. disuse(n)

    Synonyms:
    desuetude, insuetude, inusitation, discontinuance, obsoleteness

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "disuse":

    obsolescence, rust-out, inactivity

How to pronounce disuse?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say disuse in sign language?

  1. disuse

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#11158neglect
#12928negligence
#18414disregard
#28771inactivity
#44044obsolescence
#57236carelessness
#79183disuse
#153574nonperformance

How to use disuse in a sentence?

  1. Sir B. Brodie:

    The failure of the mind in old age is often less the results of natural decay, than of disuse. Ambition has ceased to operate; contentment bring indolence, and indolence decay of mental power, ennui, and sometimes death. Men have been known to die, literally speaking, of disease induced by intellectual vacancy.

  2. Leonardo DaVinci:

    Just as iron rusts from disuse, even so does inaction spoil the intellect.

  3. Greg Girard:

    Seeing Walled City fall into disuse was sort of melancholic, every city realizes too late to start caring about their architectural heritage -- it's a mistake that gets repeated everywhere. By the time you start caring about it, it's too late to save it.

  4. Leonardo DaVinci:

    Iron rusts from disuse water loses its purity from stagnation and in cold weather becomes frozen even so does inaction sap the vigors of the mind.

  5. Leonardo da Vinci:

    Iron rusts from disuse, stagnant water loses its purity and in cold weather becomes frozen; even so does inaction sap the vigors of the mind.


Translations for disuse

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for disuse »

Translation

Find a translation for the disuse synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Images & Illustrations of disuse

  1. disuse
    disuse
    disuse
    disuse
    disuse

Discuss these disuse synonyms with the community:

0 Comments


    Citation

    Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "disuse." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 21 Jan. 2021. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/disuse>.

    Are we missing a good synonym for disuse?

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    Which of the following words is not a synonym of the others?
    • A. unpracticed
    • B. experient
    • C. new
    • D. callow

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for disuse:

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.