Ute


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Ute

 (yo͞ot)
n. pl. Ute or Utes
1. A member of a Native American people formerly inhabiting a large area of Colorado, Utah, and northern New Mexico, with present-day populations in northeast Utah and along the Colorado-New Mexico border.
2. The Uto-Aztecan language of the Ute.

[From Utah, Ute Indian, from American Spanish Yuta; akin to Southern Paiute yuuttaci.]

ute

(yo͞ot)
n. pl. utes Informal
A utility vehicle.

ute

(juːt)
n
(Automotive Engineering) informal Austral and NZ short for utility6

Ute

(juːt; ˈjuːtɪ)
npl Utes or Ute
1. (Peoples) a member of a North American Indian people of Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico, related to the Aztecs
2. (Languages) the language of this people, belonging to the Shoshonean subfamily of the Uto-Aztecan family

ute

(yut)
n.
Informal. a utility vehicle.
[1940–45]

Ute

(yut)

n., pl. Utes, (esp. collectively) Ute.
1. a member of an American Indian people of Utah and W Colorado.
2. a dialect or group of dialects of the Uto-Aztecan language shared by the Utes and Southern Paiutes.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ute - a member of the Shoshonean people of Utah and Colorado and New MexicoUte - a member of the Shoshonean people of Utah and Colorado and New Mexico
Shoshone, Shoshoni - a member of the North American Indian people (related to the Aztecs) of the southwestern United States
2.ute - the Shoshonean language spoken by the UtesUte - the Shoshonean language spoken by the Utes
Shoshonean, Shoshonean language, Shoshonian, Shoshonian language - a subfamily of Uto-Aztecan languages spoken mainly in the southwestern United States
Translations

ute

[ˈjuːt] n (Australian) (= utility vehicle) → utilitaire m

ute

n (Austral Mot) → Kleintransporter m, → kleiner Lieferwagen
References in classic literature ?
And invisible to me because it was so remote and small, flying swiftly and steadily towards me across that incredible distance, drawing nearer every min- ute by so many thousands of miles, came the Thing they were sending us, the Thing that was to bring so much struggle and calamity and death to the earth.
Two others remained open-mouthed a whole min- ute, then dashed into the little cabin, to rush out in- continently and stand darting scared glances, with Win- chesters at 'ready' in their hands.
Some men crowded around him and tried to get him to shut up, but he wouldn't; they told him it would be one o'clock in about fifteen min- utes, and so he MUST go home -- he must go right away.
In about five or ten min- utes here comes Boggs again, but not on his horse.
THE ragged line had respite for some min- utes, but during its pause the struggle in the forest became magnified until the trees seemed to quiver from the firing and the ground to shake from the rushing of the men.
I timed him with a stop watch, and he made 1,244 revolutions in 24 min- utes and 46 seconds.
According to the filing, Jurrius, taking advantage of its role as the Ute Tribe's financial advisor, wrongfully and fraudulently claimed an interest in critical energy businesses that are rightfully the property of the Tribe.
Isuzu UTE Australia, a subsidiary of Isuzu Motor Corporation (TYO: 7202), is introducing its Arctic Pearl Limited Edition crew cab ute in Australia.
has an account of the Navajo war of 1863 and 1864 when Kit Carson marched a thousand Anglo soldiers and several hundred Ute and Pueblo mercenaries into the Navajo stronghold of Canyon de Chelly in Northern Arizona.
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Duncan has photographed and here describes many of the rock-art sites found in the Hill Creek and Willow Creek, on the Northern Ute Reservation in Utah.