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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 beginnings.
Robert Collier

Meaning of "utensil" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD UTENSIL

Utensele, via Old French from Latin ūtēnsilia necessaries, from ūtēnsilis available for use, from ūtī to use.
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PRONUNCIATION OF UTENSIL

utensil  [juːˈtɛnsəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UTENSIL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Utensil is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES UTENSIL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of utensil in the English dictionary

The definition of utensil in the dictionary is an implement, tool, or container for practical use.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH UTENSIL


bimensal
ˌbaɪˈmɛnsəl
blue-pencil
ˈbluːˌpɛnsəl
cancel
ˈkænsəl
chancel
ˈtʃɑːnsəl
commensal
kəˈmɛnsəl
consul
ˈkɒnsəl
council
ˈkaʊnsəl
counsel
ˈkaʊnsəl
gunsel
ˈɡʌnsəl
hansel
ˈhænsəl
intercensal
ˌɪntəˈsɛnsəl
Mansell
ˈmænsəl
mensal
ˈmɛnsəl
pencel
ˈpɛnsəl
pencil
ˈpɛnsəl
pensel
ˈpɛnsəl
pensil
ˈpɛnsəl
stencil
ˈstɛnsəl
tinsel
ˈtɪnsəl
tonsil
ˈtɒnsəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UTENSIL

ut
ut dict.
ut infra
ut supra
uta
Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Utah
Utahan
Utamaro
UTC
ute
uterectomy
uteri
uterine
uteritis
uterogestation
uterotomy
uterus

WORDS THAT END LIKE UTENSIL

basil
brasil
chesil
dossil
fossil
fusil
kitchen utensil
living fossil
macrofossil
microfossil
mofussil
Musil
palatine tonsil
pharyngeal tonsil
subfossil
sweet basil
tahsil
trace fossil
Ygdrasil
Yggdrasil

Synonyms and antonyms of utensil in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «UTENSIL»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «utensil» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of utensil

Translation of «utensil» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UTENSIL

Find out the translation of utensil to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of utensil from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «utensil» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

器皿
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

utensilio
570 millions of speakers

English

utensil
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बर्तन
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

إناء
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

посуда
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

utensílio
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বর্তন
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ustensile
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Perkakas
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Gerät
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

台所用具
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

요리 기구
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Utensil
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

dụng cụ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பாத்திரம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

भांडी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kap
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

utensile
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Przybory
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

посуд
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ustensilă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σκεύος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

werktuig
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

utensil
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

redskap
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of utensil

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UTENSIL»

The term «utensil» is quite widely used and occupies the 33.354 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UTENSIL» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about utensil

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2 QUOTES WITH «UTENSIL»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word utensil.
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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 beginnings.
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Kelis
As a child, I'd help my mum cook, and it was ridiculous - she had the correct gadget or utensil for everything. 'Stop! Don't use that, I have exactly the right utensil.' After I left home, I survived on cup-a-meals and never saw myself as being like her. Now I've become her.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UTENSIL»

Discover the use of utensil in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to utensil and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Mishna brura:
However, if /a utensil/ has absorbed neveylah or the like it is forbidden to incandesce it /on Yom Tov/, even /if one wishes/ to bake permitted /food/ in it. Gloss: Correspondingly, (26) it is forbidden to purge a utensil on Yom Tov. (...) / However,/ it ...
Israel Meir (ha-Kohen), Aviel Orenstein, 1996
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Insights to the daf.
The Mishnah in Mikva'os (6:2, cited in Chagigah 22a) states that when a utensil, with a smaller utensil inside of it, is immersed in a Mikvah, the inner utensil becomes Tahor because the water that seeps into the outer utensil is considered part ...
Kolel ʻIyun ha-daf (Jerusalem), 2005
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FCS Food Preparation L2
Clean the utensil gently with a soft sponge or brush. Make sure that you do not scrape the Teflon® surface off non-stick pans. Never use abrasive cleaning materials on coated surfaces. (Abrasive cleaning materials have a rough surface or ...
Trudie du Toit, Linda Botha, 2007
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The Phenomenology of the Noema
In these examples of multiple meaningful application we see the possibility of the ambiguity pertaining to utensilness characterizing 'one and the same' utensil and hence also the possibility of the ambiguity of its reference.— However, if I put a ...
J.J. Drummond, Lester Embree, 1992
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The Halakhah: Between Israel and God, Part B
And if he brought half in one utensil and half in another utensil, he has not fulfilled his obligation. [If he said, "Lo, I pledge myself to bring a hundred tenths] in two utensils," he brings half in one utensil and half in another utensil. And if he ...
Jacob Neusner, 2000
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דיוני הלכה
They explain that a utensil which is designated as a gift is not considered a keili seudah, since its primary purpose is to be given as a gift, not to be used as an eating utensil. It is thus exempt from tevilah at this time. B'diavad, if the tevilah was ...
Daniel Neustadt, 2007
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The Halakhah: An Encyclopaedia of the Law of Judaism
An Encyclopaedia of the Law of Judaism Jacob Neusner. clearly by Tosefta: Why are baking boards of bakers unclean? Because they are designated as utensils. And those of householders are clean until one will designate them as a utensil.
Jacob Neusner, 2000
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A History of the Mishnaic Law of Purities
CHAPTER NINE OHALOT CHAPTER NINE Chapter Nine (9:1-14) is a careful, symmetrical construction meant to spell out and illustrate the relationship between a utensil and a Tent. Specifically, we have an object which may constitute either ...
Jacob Neusner, 1976
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A History of the Mishnaic Law of Purities, Part 2: Kelim: ...
15:4 A. “All hangers [affixed to utensils] (TLWYM) are unclean [connected to the primary utensil], except for the hanger of the sifter or riddle (hanger) of the householders [which are not always joined (TYT)],” the words of R. Meir. 'B. And sages ...
Jacob Neusner, 2006
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A history of the Mishnaic Law of Purities. 10. Parah
The main point is that mixing must these points: I. The mixing must take take place in a utensil, whole and auto- place in a whole, autonomous utensil (M. nomous. 5:5); 2. the utensil must be permanent (M. 5:6, Meir and Judah); 3. the trough ...
Jacob Neusner, 1976

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UTENSIL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term utensil is used in the context of the following news items.
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dana douiev designs utensil collection for ethiopian injera preparation
'injera' is a traditional bread ubiquitously found and produced in ethiopia. made primarily with the teff grain, cultivated locally, the common dish has yet to make ... «Designboom, Jul 15»
2
This kitchen utensil helps save lives
A small iron fish, looking more than a piece of decoration than a kitchen utensil, may be the way to cure one the world's biggest health problems. While spending ... «Gay Star News, Jul 15»
3
Will Trongs Be the Next Great Utensil?
Today on The Gist, John Curtice from the What Scotland Thinks blog explains why Scottish nationalist politics are generally trending left, while much of Europe's ... «Slate Magazine, Apr 15»
4
This Hybrid "Knork" Utensil Was Also An Important Medical Invention
After the civil war, a dude invented a combo knife/fork that could be used by amputees to eat without changing utensils constantly. It worked really well and gave ... «io9, Apr 15»
5
Attack with cooking utensil leads to arrest for Boise man
During the quarrel, Ali hit the other man in the face with the utensil, witnesses said. The victim was knocked unconscious. Police described the instrument as a ... «KTVB, Mar 15»
6
What's the Point of an Eating Utensil?
FRIDAY PUZZLE — David Phillips is back with a 66-worder that definitely shows how younger constructors can bring us the freshest puzzles. He has some ... «New York Times, Jan 15»
7
Super Saver: Smart utensils cut bacteria and cost
(WZZM) --In my continued search to save you time, money and hunt down innovative products, things get elevated today. It was a few months ago when I had the ... «WZZM, Dec 14»
8
Va. Woman Accused of Hitting Child in Head With Kitchen Utensil
A Woodbridge, Virginia, woman was arrested Tuesday afternoon after police say she struck a child in the head with a kitchen utensil. The victim, an 8-year-old ... «NBC4 Washington, Nov 14»
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Woman arrested for throwing utensil at 8-year-old boy in Woodbridge
(WUSA9) -- A woman is in custody after throwing a kitchen utensil at an eight-year-old ... The utensil hit the boy and caused a laceration to his head, police said. «W*USA 9, Nov 14»
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The Utensil Etiquette Your Parents Never Taught You
Dining utensils seem like they should be pretty straightforward. What's more simple than a knife and fork? Okay, maybe a spoon. But like many things in life, ... «Huffington Post, Oct 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Utensil [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/utensil>. Mar 2020 ».
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