ladle out

transitive verb

Definition of ladle out

: to dish out : furnish, give, provide ladle out two bowls of porridge— Margaret Kennedy ladle it out slowly a more dynamic socialism than the one being officially ladled out— Mollie Panter-Downes charm is sometimes ladled out in too much profusion— C. H. Sykes

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“Ladle out.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ladle%20out. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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