AskDefine | Define ladle

Dictionary Definition

ladle n : a spoon-shaped vessel with a long handle; used to transfer liquids

Verb

1 put (a liquid) into a container by means of a ladle; "ladle soup into the bowl"
2 remove with or as if with a ladle; "ladle the water out of the bowl" [syn: lade, laden]

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English

Pronunciation

  • /ˈleɪdəl/, /"leId@l/
    Rhymes: -eɪdəl

Noun

  1. a deep-bowled spoon with a long, usually curved, handle

Synonyms

Translations

deep-bowled spoon with a long, usually curved, handle

Verb

  1. to serve something with a ladle

Translations

serve with a ladle

Extensive Definition

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