Definition of nuse in English:

nuse

(also nyuse)

noun

Southern, Barbados, United States Regional, Caribbean, African
informal
  • In speech and representations of speech: = "use". Chiefly in "no nuse".

verb

Southern, Barbados, United States Regional, Caribbean, African
informal
  • with object And without object. In speech and representations of speech: = "use".

Origin

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

Pronunciation

nuse

/njuːs/