Definitions for utileˈyu tɪl, -taɪl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

u•tileˈyu tɪl, -taɪl(adj.)

  1. Ref: useful .

Origin of utile:

1475–85; < OF < L ūtilis

Princeton's WordNet

  1. useful, utile(adj)

    being of use or service

    "the girl felt motherly and useful"; "a useful job"; "a useful member of society"


  1. utile(Noun)

    A theoretical unit of measure of utility, for indicating a supposed quantity of satisfaction derived from an economic transaction.

  2. utile(Adjective)


  3. Origin: From utile, from utilis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Utile(verb)

    profitable; useful

Anagrams of utile

  1. tuile

Translations for utile

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


easy to use; useful

a handy tool.

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