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Pronunciation: / ytil /

Translation of utile in English:


  • 2 (d'utilité ponctuelle) See examples: être utile (personne, livre)
    to be helpful
    (allumette, parapluie)
    to come in handy
    votre canif m'a été très utile
    your penknife came in very handy
    se rendre utile
    to make oneself useful
    votre aide m'a été très utile
    you've been most helpful
    il est utile de signaler
    it's worth pointing out
    il n'a pas jugé utile de me prévenir
    he didn't think it necessary to let me know
    (en critiquant)
    he didn't see fit to let me know
    en quoi puis-je vous être utile?
    how can I help you?
    ce ne sera pas utile
    it won't be necessary

nom masculin

  • joindre l'utile à l'agréable
    to mix business with pleasure

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