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Etymology 1Edit

From Latin ūtensilem, accusative form of ūtensilis.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /uˈtɛn.si.le/, [uˈt̪ɛn̪s̪il̺e]
  • Rhymes: -ɛnsile
  • Hyphenation: u‧tèn‧si‧le

AdjectiveEdit

utensile (masculine and feminine plural utensili)

  1. that serves, or is useful
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Noun use of the above adjective. The change in stress accent is based on the Latin neuter plural ūtensilia (/uː.tenˈsi.li.a/).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /u.tenˈsi.le/, [ut̪en̪ˈs̪iːl̺e], /uˈtɛn.si.le/, [uˈt̪ɛn̪s̪il̺e] (rare)
  • Hyphenation: u‧ten‧sì‧le, u‧tèn‧si‧le (rare)

NounEdit

utensile m (plural utensili)

  1. tool, implement
Derived termsEdit

LatinEdit