inutile

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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


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