Use up

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Definition

to use up (all the batteries): to consume, to exhaust, to deplete, to finish (all the batteries)
verb
We have to buy more ink for the printer because Bob has used it up by printing out pictures of his son.

Examples

  • "Polly : I believe you've already used up all your sick days this month, Cheeter."
  • "I think you have a few sick days to use up by the end of the year."

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