ˈju:sful прил.
1) полезный, пригодный A combinatory dictionary is useful for (или to) students. ≈ Словарь сочетаемости полезен для студентов. Computers are useful in compiling statistics. ≈ Компьютеры помогают при сборе информации/данных. It's useful to know several foreign languages when you are traveling abroad. ≈ Если вы путешествуете за границей, полезно знать несколько иностранных языков. useful effectполезное действие, отдача Syn : helpful, of use
2) разг. способный;
весьма похвальный полезный, пригодный - the book was very * to me книга очень мне помогла - to make oneself * приносить пользу - stop complaining and make yoirself * перестань жаловаться и займись чем-нибудь полезным - * area (специальное) живое сечение - * work (техническое) полезная работа - * life (техническое) срок службы, долговечность (агрегата) (разговорное) способный - he is a * footballer он способный футболист практический - * arts прикладные искусства useful выгодный ~ используемый ~ полезный, пригодный;
useful effect тех. полезное действие, отдача ~ полезный ~ пригодный ~ разг. способный;
весьма похвальный ~ удобный

Большой англо-русский и русско-английский словарь. 2001.

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