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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A utensil with a rounded bowl for eating liquid food especially of meat or fish or vegetable stock often containing pieces of solid food

Usage examples (15)
  • Hermione asked, her soupspoon suspended in midair.
  • When the waiter left, Kristine toyed for a minute with her soupspoon.
  • "Hearye, hear ye," Walter called, rapping the table with the back of a soupspoon.
  • The dish was a simple oyster with vinegar dressing, served on a Chinese soupspoon. for more
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