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scoop

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of scoop

  1. 1 a utensil with a bowl and a handle that is used especially in cooking and serving food <an ice cream scoop> Synonyms dipper, ladle, spoonRelated Words skimmer; dessertspoon, soupspoon, tablespoon, teaspoon

  2. 2 information not generally available to the public <come on, I know you've got the scoop on their breakup> Synonyms book, 411 [slang], inside, lowdown, poop [slang], dope, skinny [slang], tipRelated Words dirt, dish, gossip, rumor, story; hint, pointer; information, intelligence, news, tidings, wordNear Antonyms ancient history, open secret




scoop

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of scoop

  1. to lift out with something that holds liquid <scooped broth out of the pan with a spoon> Synonyms bucket, lade, ladle, dip, spoonRelated Words bail; deplete, drain, eliminate, empty, exhaust; bleed, draw (off); dish; slop; decant, draw, pump, siphon (also syphon), suctionNear Antonyms pour; fill




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