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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • n. The quality or condition of being useful; usefulness: "I have always doubted the utility of these conferences on disarmament” ( Winston S. Churchill).
  • n. A useful article or device.
  • n. A public utility.
  • n. A commodity or service, such as electricity, water, or public transportation, that is provided by a public utility.
  • n. Computer Science A utility program.
  • adj. Used, serving, or working in several capacities as needed, especially:
  • adj. Prepared to play any of the smaller theatrical roles on short notice: a utility cast member.
  • adj. Capable of playing as a substitute in any of several positions: a utility infielder.
  • adj. Designed for various often heavy-duty practical uses: a utility knife; a utility vehicle.
  • adj. Raised or kept for the production of a farm product rather than for show or as pets: utility livestock.
  • adj. Of the lowest U.S. Government grade: utility beef.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • n. The state or condition of being useful; usefulness.
  • n. Something that is useful.
  • n. The ability of a commodity to satisfy needs or wants; the satisfaction experienced by the consumer of that commodity.
  • n. A service provider, such as an electric company or water company; or, the securities of such a provider.
  • n. A software program designed to perform a single task or a small range of tasks, often to help manage and tune computer hardware, an operating system or application software.
  • n. The ability to play multiple positions.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • n. The quality or state of being useful; usefulness; production of good; profitableness to some valuable end.
  • n. Adaptation to satisfy the desires or wants; intrinsic value. See Note under Value, 2.
  • n. Happiness; the greatest good, or happiness, of the greatest number, -- the foundation of utilitarianism.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • n. In political economics, the capacity of an object for the satisfaction of a human want.
  • n. The character of being useful; usefulness; profitableness; the state of being serviceable or conducive to some desirable or valuable end.
  • n. Use; profit.
  • n. A useful thing.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • n. a facility composed of one or more pieces of equipment connected to or part of a structure and designed to provide a service such as heat or electricity or water or sewage disposal
  • n. (economics) a measure that is to be maximized in any situation involving choice
  • n. a company that performs a public service; subject to government regulation
  • n. the service (electric power or water or transportation) provided by a public utility
  • adj. capable of substituting in any of several positions on a team
  • adj. used of beef; usable but inferior
  • n. the quality of being of practical use
  • n. (computer science) a program designed for general support of the processes of a computer
  • Equivalent
    secondary    inferior   
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    profit    usefulness    benefit    service    avail    advantageous    happiness    value    serviceableness    use   
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    software    tool    resource    security    access    application    improvement    maintenance    efficiency    benefit