Definition of user noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈjuːzə(r)//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈjuːzər//
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  1. 1  a person or thing that uses something road users computer software users a user manual see also end user
  2. 2(slang) a person who uses illegal drugs
  3. Extra examples A special entrance is being built for wheelchair users. Existing users will be able to upgrade their software at a reduced price. The company supplies its computers direct to the end user. The larger users of the service have to pay more. These security holes allow malicious users to hijack your account. They offer a short course to first-time users of the software. We’ll have about 500 million wireless users accessing the Internet. a casual user of cocaine a computer intended for business and home users a survey of health service users heavy users of credit
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: user