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utilize (someone or something) for (something)

To make use of someone or something for some particular purpose or function. We need to find a way to utilize this algorithm for cloud computing. Once you've paid the retainer, you are free to utilize us for all your legal needs. The company tried utilizing the alien life form for its bioweapons division.
See also: for, utilize
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

utilize someone or something for something

to use someone or something for something or for some purpose. Is there any way you can utilize Peter for the project? Can you utilize this contraption for anything?
See also: for, utilize
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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All vehicles coming from Romualdez intending to utilize the stretch of Ayala Blvd.
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As part of the course in which I utilize service-learning, I try to express to the students that it is impossible to remove the "political" from life.
For example, a coach who wishes to utilize the 2-2-1 full-court press (the # 2) and then fall back into a 1-3-1 half-court zone (the # 3) can do so with a simple and easy call--"23."
Because of this, it is recommended that middle school counselors utilize PBL as a group counseling technique.