- Rhymes: -uːzə( r )
- One who uses or makes use of something, a consumer .
- A person who uses drugs, especially illegal drugs .
- ( computing ) A person who uses a computer or a computing network, especially a person who has received a user account .
- ( pejorative ) An exploiter, an abusive user ( a person who uses something or someone unfairly, selfishly and/or unethically ) .
- ruse, Ruse
- IPA: /uːser/
From Proto-Germanic *unseraz ( “of us, our” ), from Proto-Indo-European *no-s-ero- ( “our” ). Cognate with Old Frisian ūse( r ) ( “our” ), Old Saxon ūser ( “our” ), Old High German unsēr, unsār ( “our” ), Gothic ( unsar, “our” ), Old English ūs ( “us” ) .
Explanation of user by Wordnet Dictionary