Verboticism: Utilicell

Utilicell

Created by: Mustang

Definition: n. A cell phone which is used to keep grocery lists, find recipes, photograph food, set timers, convert measurements, and play the Macarena while you cook. v. To use your cell phone as a kitchen appliance.

Pronunciation: yew-TIL-eh-sell

Sentence: Being a master multitasker Milton had programmed his cell phone to do many different tasks including storing reicpes and remotely controlling his stove, microwave and even his bread machine.

Etymology: Blend of 'Utility' (having or made for a number of useful or practical purposes rather than a single, specialized one) and 'cell' (for cell phone)

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Comments: Utilicell

chaiandallthatjazz - 2009-01-26: 10:46:00
This is awesome! Before I read your description, I imagined you'd mention utensil in your etymology. Utility's even better!

Jabberwocky - 2009-01-26: 11:45:00
clever