utilitarian

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Etymology[edit]

1781 utility +‎ -arian

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /juˌtɪl.ɪˈteɪɹ.i.ən/

Adjective[edit]

utilitarian (comparative more utilitarian, superlative most utilitarian)

  1. of or relating to utility
  2. practical and functional, not just for show.

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Noun[edit]

utilitarian (plural utilitarians)

  1. Someone who practices or advocates utilitarianism.

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