Meaning of つかう in Japanese

It seems that つかう(tsukau) is an inflection of つく with the following forms:
  • volitional/presumptive form
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Definition of つかう

  1. (v5u, vt) to use (a thing, method, etc.); to make use of; to put to use

    「あなたの辞書を使ってもいいですか」「はい、どうぞ」
    "Can I use your dictionary?" "Yes, here you are."

  2. to use (a person, animal, puppet, etc.); to employ; to handle; to manage; to manipulate →Related words: 人使い
  3. to use (time, money, etc.); to spend; to consume
  4. to use (language); to speak →Related words: 言葉遣い
  5. to take (one's lunch); to circulate (bad money)

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