Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

inutile

play
adjective in·utile \(ˌ)in-ˈyü-təl, -ˌtī(-ə)l\

Definition of inutile

inutility

play \ˌin-yü-ˈti-lə-tē\ noun


Origin and Etymology of inutile

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin inutilis, from in- + utilis useful — more at utility


First Known Use: 15th century


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up inutile? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

looking or feeling very sad

Get Word of the Day daily email!