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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A spoon-shaped vessel with a long handle

Usage examples (38)
  • Cook for about 10-12 minutes until the pasta is cooked, then ladle this thick, sweet stew soup into your bowl.
  • ladle the water out of the bowl
  • ladle soup into the bowl
  • The soup-ladle is my delight, and I could almost take the dear old coffee-pot to bed with me .... for more
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