What does utensil mean?

Definitions for utensilyuˈtɛn səl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word utensil.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. utensil(noun)

    an implement for practical use (especially in a household)


  1. utensil(Noun)

    An instrument or device for domestic use, in the kitchen, or in war.

  2. utensil(Noun)

    A small hand tool or material-handling implement specialized for specific types of processing such as is used in the kitchen or a laboratory.

  3. Origin: Ultimately from utensilis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Utensil(verb)

    that which is used; an instrument; an implement; especially, an instrument or vessel used in a kitchen, or in domestic and farming business

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Utensil

    ū-ten′sil, n. an instrument or vessel used in common life. [Fr. utensile—L. utensilis, fit for use—uti, to use.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of utensil in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of utensil in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Robert Collier:

    Every contrivance of man, every tool, every instrument, every utensil, every article designed for use, of each and every kind, evolved from a very simple beginning.

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