utile

[ yoo-til, -tahyl ]
/ ˈyu tɪl, -taɪl /

adjective

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Origin of utile

1475–85; <Old French <Latin ūtilis, equivalent to ūt(ī) to use + -ilis-ile
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British Dictionary definitions for utile

utile
/ (ˈjuːtaɪl, -tɪl) /

adjective

an obsolete word for useful

Word Origin for utile

C15: via Old French from Latin ūtilis, from ūtī to use
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