That which is used; an instrument; an implement; especially, an instrument or vessel used in a kitchen, or in domestic and farming business.
an implement for practical use (especially in a household)
A tool or instrument used in the preparation, serving or consumption of food. Serving spoons, tongs, measuring cups, wire whisks and spatulas all are different examples of utensils.
A flavor suggestive of unclean cans, utensils and equipment.