Disuse meaning

dĭs-yo͝os
The state of not being used or of being no longer in use.
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The fact or state of being or becoming unused; lack of use.
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The state of not being used; neglect.

The garden fell into disuse and became overgrown.

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To cease the use of.
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(archaic) To disaccustom.

He was disused to hard work.

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Origin of disuse

  • From Old French desuser

    From Wiktionary