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1. utility

noun. ['juːˈtɪləti'] a company that performs a public service; subject to government regulation.

Synonyms

  • phone company
  • gas service
  • phone service
  • water company
  • public utility
  • light company
  • bus company
  • service
  • public-service corporation
  • waterworks
  • electric company
  • power company
  • power service
  • bus service
  • telephone company
  • telco
  • telephone service
  • gas company

Antonyms

  • naivete
  • fidelity
  • worthlessness
  • infidelity

Etymology

  • utilitet (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Public Utility

  • comprehensibility
  • overwhelmability
  • irresponsibility
  • responsibility
  • inaccessibility
  • susceptibility
  • deductibility
  • compatibility
  • combinability
  • acceptability
  • palatability
  • invisibility
  • flexibility
  • electability
  • applicability
  • affordability
  • admissibility
  • adaptability
  • reliability
  • probability
  • malleability
  • irritability
  • availability
  • volatility
  • versatility
  • possibility
  • legibility
  • feasibility
  • capability
  • amiability

Sentences with public-utility


1. Noun Phrase
In some cases, a single pole may be designed to support numerous types of public utility equipment.

2. Noun Phrase
As a public utility company, SRP salaries are expected to be competitive with similar jobs in the area.

2. utility

noun. ['juːˈtɪləti'] the quality of being of practical use.

Synonyms

  • use
  • usability
  • serviceableness
  • helpfulness
  • useless
  • usableness
  • detergency
  • serviceability
  • useableness
  • role
  • practicality
  • quality
  • utile
  • function
  • instrumentality
  • practicableness
  • usefulness
  • detergence
  • purpose
  • useful

Antonyms

  • impracticability
  • inutility
  • impracticableness
  • useless
  • uselessness
  • useful

Etymology

  • utilitet (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. utility

noun. ['juːˈtɪləti'] the service (electric power or water or transportation) provided by a public utility.

Antonyms

  • functional

Etymology

  • utilitet (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. utility

adjective. ['juːˈtɪləti'] capable of substituting in any of several positions on a team.

Synonyms

  • secondary

Antonyms

  • infeasibility
  • conserve

Etymology

  • utilitet (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. utility

noun. ['juːˈtɪləti'] (computer science) a program designed for general support of the processes of a computer.

Synonyms

  • service program
  • utility routine
  • driver
  • sorting program
  • program
  • trace program
  • device driver
  • input program
  • service routine
  • diagnostic program
  • output program
  • utility program
  • computer programme
  • sort program
  • programme

Antonyms

  • impractical
  • practical
  • wholesomeness
  • generality

Etymology

  • utilitet (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. utility

adjective. ['juːˈtɪləti'] used of beef; usable but inferior.

Synonyms

  • inferior

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • abstain

Etymology

  • utilitet (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. public

adjective. ['ˈpʌblɪk'] not private; open to or concerning the people as a whole.

Synonyms

  • state-supported
  • in the public eye
  • open
  • exoteric
  • national
  • unexclusive
  • overt
  • semipublic

Antonyms

  • private
  • esoteric
  • unfree
  • classified

Etymology

  • publik (Anglo-Norman)

8. public

noun. ['ˈpʌblɪk'] people in general considered as a whole.

Synonyms

  • people
  • admass
  • world
  • populace

Antonyms

  • bar
  • seal
  • close
  • bolt

Etymology

  • publik (Anglo-Norman)

9. public

adjective. ['ˈpʌblɪk'] affecting the people or community as a whole.

Antonyms

  • restricted

Etymology

  • publik (Anglo-Norman)

10. public

noun. ['ˈpʌblɪk'] a body of people sharing some common interest.

Antonyms

  • cork

Etymology

  • publik (Anglo-Norman)
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