Main meanings of nuse in English

: nuse1nuse2

nuse1

(also nyuse)

Pronunciation /njuːs/

noun

informal, dialect US, African, Caribbean
  • In speech and representations of speech: = "use". Chiefly in "no nuse".

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Trinidad Spectator. Representing a colloquial pronunciation of use, with intrusive n-.

Main meanings of nuse in English

: nuse1nuse2

nuse2

(also n'use, nyuse, nyuze)

Pronunciation /njuːz/

verb

informal, dialect US, African, Caribbean
  • with object In speech and representations of speech: = "use".

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Trinidadian. Representing a colloquial pronunciation of use, with intrusive n-.