utensil

  • 1 Utensil — Utensil: I.Utensil,das:⇨Gebrauchsgegenstand II.Utensilien(Pl):⇨Zubehör(1) …

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  • 2 Utensil — U*ten sil (?; 277), n. [F. utensile, ustensile, L. utensile, fr. utensilis that may be used, fit for use, fr. uti, p. p. usus, to use. See {Use}, v. t.] That which is used; an instrument; an implement; especially, an instrument or vessel used in… …

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  • 3 utensil — index appliance, device (mechanism)), expedient, instrument (tool), tool Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …

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  • 4 utensil — late 14c., from O.Fr. utensile implement, from L. utensilia materials, things for use, noun use of neut. pl. of utensilis fit for use, from uti (see USE (Cf. use)) …

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  • 5 utensil — *implement, tool, instrument, appliance Analogous words: *device, contrivance, contraption, gadget …

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  • 6 utensil — [n] tool, usually for eating apparatus, appliance, contrivance, convenience, device, equipment, fork, gadget, implement, instrument, knife, silverware, spoon, tableware, ware; concepts 493,499 …

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  • 7 utensil — ► NOUN ▪ a tool or container, especially for household use. ORIGIN from Latin utensilis usable , from uti to use …

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  • 8 utensil — [yo͞o ten′səl] n. [ME utensele < MFr utensile < L utensilia, materials, utensils < neut. pl. of utensilis, fit for use < uti, to use] 1. any implement or container ordinarily used as in a kitchen 2. an implement or tool, as for use in …

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  • 9 utensil — UK [juːˈtens(ə)l] / US [juˈtens(ə)l] noun [countable] Word forms utensil : singular utensil plural utensils something that you use for cooking or eating with a range of stainless steel cooking utensils …

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  • 10 Utensil — Uten|sil [utɛn zi:l], das; s, Utensilien [utɛn zi:li̯ən] <meist Plural>: Gegenstand, den man zu einem bestimmten Zweck braucht: alle Utensilien findest du im Bad; in ihrer Handtasche befanden sich die üblichen Utensilien. Syn.: ↑ Requisit.… …

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  • 11 utensil — noun Utensil is used after these nouns: ↑kitchen …

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  • 12 utensil — [14] Latin ūtēnsilis meant ‘usable, useful’. It was derived from the verb ūtī ‘use’ (source also of English use, utility, utilize, etc). In the Middle Ages it was adapted into a noun, ūtēnsilia, meaning ‘things for use, implements’. This passed… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 13 utensil — [[t]juːte̱ns(ə)l[/t]] utensils N COUNT: usu pl Utensils are tools or objects that you use in order to help you to cook or to do other tasks in your home. ...utensils such as bowls, steamers and frying pans... The best carving utensil is a long,… …

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  • 14 Utensil — das Utensil, ien (Aufbaustufe) Gebrauchsgegenstand, der für einen bestimmten Zweck notwendig ist Beispiele: Seine Utensilien waren über das ganze Zimmer verstreut. Sie hat ihre Utensilien in eine Tasche gepackt …

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  • 15 utensil — [14] Latin ūtēnsilis meant ‘usable, useful’. It was derived from the verb ūtī ‘use’ (source also of English use, utility, utilize, etc). In the Middle Ages it was adapted into a noun, ūtēnsilia, meaning ‘things for use, implements’. This passed… …

    Word origins

  • 16 utensil — noun Etymology: Middle English, vessels for domestic use, from Middle French utensile, from Latin utensilia, from neuter plural of utensilis useful, from uti to use Date: 14th century 1. an implement, instrument, or vessel used in a household and …

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  • 17 Utensil — Mit dem Ausdruck Utensilien (v. latein. uti etwas verwenden, nutzen; im Deutschen meist plural gebraucht) bezeichnet man Dinge oder Sachen, die zur Verrichtung einer Aktion heranzuziehen sind, bzw. ergänzend benötigt werden. Dazu zählen:… …

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  • 18 utensil — /yooh ten seuhl/, n. 1. any of the instruments or vessels commonly used in a kitchen, dairy, etc.: eating utensils; baking utensils. 2. any instrument, vessel, or tool serving a useful purpose: smoking utensils; fishing utensils; farming utensils …

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  • 19 utensil — noun /juˈtɛn.səl/ a) An instrument or device for domestic use, in the kitchen, or in war. b) A small hand tool or material handling implement specialized for specific types of processing such as is used in the kitchen or a …

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  • 20 utensil — Synonyms and related words: accouterments, apparatus, appliances, appointments, appurtenances, armament, container, contraption, contrivance, conveniences, device, duffel, equipage, equipment, facilities, facility, fittings, fixtures, furnishings …

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