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Definitions of user

  1. a person who takes drugs
  2. a person who uses something or someone selfishly or unethically
  3. a person who makes use of a thing; someone who uses or employs something
  4. One who uses.
  5. Enjoyment of property; use.
  6. One who uses, treats, or occupies.
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Antonyms for user

dealer, hawker, vendor, peddler, huckster, merchandiser, broker.

Quotes of user

  1. If you have any trouble sounding condescending, find a Unix user to show you how it's done. – Scott Adams
  2. The word user is the word used by the computer professional when they mean idiot. – Dave Barry
  3. I have never seen a game's graphics look so sharp and clean. The sound design for the game is also unique on the Xbox. The memory on this system allowed us to provide the user with 5. 1 Dolby surround sound for home theatre owners. – Don Bluth
  4. Never ask what sort of computer a guy drives. If he's a Mac user he'll tell you. If not, why embarrass him? – Tom Clancy
  5. I had in effect a user base eager to buy porn but no one to sell it to them. – Benjamin Cohen
  6. Researches tested a new form of medical marijuana that treats pain but doesn't get the user high, prompting patients who need medical marijuana to declare, "Thank you?" – Jimmy Fallon
  7. If you need to take a step back from day -to -day operations and plot out the long -term direction of your user experience strategy, consultants can give you a perspective you can't get on your own. – Jesse James Garrett
  8. User -centered design means understanding what your users need, how they think, and how they behave- and incorporating that understanding into every aspect of your process. – Jesse James Garrett
  9. People who work on the user interface side need to have empathy as a key characteristic. But if you are writing device drivers you don't really need to understand humans so well. – Andy Hertzfeld
  10. I am looking at it from the point of view of a harried user which I am, and I believe that I am much more like the typical non -technical harried user than I am like the people who smoothly operate everything. – Ted Nelson
  11. All this stuff was done via FTP but the web has put a really nice user interface on it. – Jon Postel
  12. We are extremely attractive to page companies, because we significantly increase their user base. – David Rose
  13. The second stream of material that is going to come out of this project is a programming environment and a set of programming tools where we really want to focus again on the needs of the newbie. This environment is going to have to be extremely user -friendly. – Guido van Rossum
  14. Anyone who has seen me spin that heavy, giant wheel on television knows that I'm not a steroid user – Pat Sajak
  15. Sure, but competition is good for the user – Wietse Venema

Usage examples for user

  1. Remember that these sizes don't include all the other materials that are normally found, such as user files, mail, and data. – Debian GNU/Linux: Guide to Installation and Usage by John Goerzen and Ossama Othman
  2. We shall hear what the poet has to say of himself not only as a member of the human family, but as the user of the pen. – Horace and His Influence by Grant Showerman
  3. I have only been a user of your precious establishment for six months, and this is the result. – Max Carrados by Ernest Bramah
  4. " It's no user talkin'! – Mr. Jack Hamlin's Mediation and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  5. You'll have to know the user's password, of course, unless you're root at the time or the user has no password. – Debian GNU/Linux: Guide to Installation and Usage by John Goerzen and Ossama Othman
  6. It was unlikely, if the user of the room had used some chemical agent, that he would have thought of destroying and concealing it. – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  7. Or as a simple user of words. – G. K. Chesterton, A Critical Study by Julius West
  8. I am a constant user of Pratt Products. – Pratt's Practical Pointers on the Care of Livestock and Poultry by Pratt Food Co.
  9. A disrespectful word towards a woman would have entailed serious consequences to the user – Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer by W. C. Scully
  10. Until the law of common user has been applied here you'll have to use the other side of the river. – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  11. If by any chance the user of the bow had fled to the rear instead of to the front, he would be found somewhere on this staircase, for he never could have got to the bottom before the cry of Close the doors! – The Mystery of the Hasty Arrow by Anna Katharine Green
  12. This opera was built around the conceit of a master of fencing, who, not being blessed with a son to succeed him in his profession, brought up his daughter as a boy, and by severe training made her a most expert user of foil and sword. – Famous Prima Donnas by Lewis Clinton Strang
  13. What it really wanted was to score a computer account with privileges, but it would settle for a basic- level, user level account. – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus
  14. 7. Ra- n- user An, 25 years. – Early Israel and the Surrounding Nations by Archibald Sayce
  15. We're safe enough from the pigmies while we're here with Ta- En- User but not from the lion. – The Blind Lion of the Congo by Elliott Whitney
  16. Just as the French language imposes wit on its user so is every American, man or woman, fitted at birth with the mechanism of humour. – A Wanderer in Paris by E. V. Lucas
  17. The smoke- blackened walls, the recesses where the worm- tub and the still now stood, all plainly enough betrayed the original user of the hiding- place. – Angling Sketches by Andrew Lang

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