dessertspoon

noun
des·​sert·​spoon | \ di-ˈzərt-ˌspün How to pronounce dessertspoon (audio) \

Definition of dessertspoon

1 : a spoon intermediate in size between a teaspoon and a tablespoon for use in eating dessert

First Known Use of dessertspoon

1754, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of dessertspoon was in 1754

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“Dessertspoon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dessertspoon. Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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dessertspoon

noun
How to pronounce dessertspoon (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of dessertspoon

British
: a spoon of medium size that is used to eat desserts and other foods
: the amount that a dessertspoon will hold

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