Hung cooking utensils on hooks by the stove.
A fork is an example of a utensil.
Origin of utensil
- Middle English from Old French utensile from Latin ūtēnsilia utensils from neuter pl. of ūtēnsilis fit for use from ūtī to use
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Ultimately from Latin utensilis (“usable").