utensile

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Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin ūtensilem, accusative form of ūtensilis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /uˈtɛn.si.le/, [uˈt̪ɛn̪s̪il̺e]
  • Stress: utènsile
  • Hyphenation: u‧ten‧si‧le

Adjective[edit]

utensile (masculine and feminine plural utensili)

  1. that serves, or is useful
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun use of the above adjective. The change in stress accent is based on the Latin neuter plural ūtensilia (/uː.tenˈsi.li.a/).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /u.tenˈsi.le/, [ut̪en̪ˈs̪iːl̺e], /uˈtɛn.si.le/, [uˈt̪ɛn̪s̪il̺e] (rare)
  • Stress: utensìle, utènsile (rare)
  • Hyphenation: u‧ten‧si‧le

Noun[edit]

utensile m (plural utensili)

  1. tool, implement
Derived terms[edit]

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ūtensile

  1. nominative neuter singular of ūtensilis
  2. accusative neuter singular of ūtensilis
  3. vocative neuter singular of ūtensilis