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spoonful

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noun spoon·ful \ˈspün-ˌfu̇l\

Simple Definition of spoonful

  • : as much as a spoon can hold

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of spoonful

plural spoonfuls play \-ˌfu̇lz\ also spoonsful play \ˈspünz-ˌfu̇l\

  1. :  as much as a spoon will hold; specifically :  teaspoonful

14th Century

First Known Use of spoonful

14th century


SPOONFUL Defined for Kids

spoonful

play
noun spoon·ful \ˈspün-ˌfu̇l\

Definition of spoonful for Students

plural spoonfuls \-ˌfu̇lz\ also spoonsful \ˈspünz-ˌfu̇l\

  1. :  as much as a spoon can hold <a spoonful of sugar>





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