Examples of tablespoon in a Sentence
She carefully measured the flour with a tablespoon.
Add two tablespoons of flour.
The recipe calls for four tablespoons of milk.
Recent Examples of tablespoon from the Web
Toss with 4 tablespoons melted unsalted butter, 1/2 cup finely grated pecorino Romano, 2 teaspoons Tajín Clásico seasoning and 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt.
In a large saucepan, heat the remaining 1 tablespoon of oil over medium-high heat.
In a medium sauté pan over medium heat, combine 1/2 tablespoon butter and the oil.
Place tablespoon-size scoops of dough on the baking sheet and gently press down to flatten to about ¼-inch thick.
Place 1 tablespoon butter in a large skillet and heat over medium-low heat.
Researchers used to think 5 µg/dL — or 50 parts per billion, about the same concentration as 100 tablespoons in an Olympic swimming pool — was a safe blood lead level.
Good options include a small box of raisins, which contains about two tablespoons; a small banana; or one slice of bread with a very thin spread of peanut butter.
Add 1/2 tablespoon butter and adjust heat to medium high.
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TABLESPOON Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tablespoon for English Language Learners
: a spoon that is used by cooks for measuring dry and liquid ingredients and that holds an amount equal to 1/2 fluid ounce or three teaspoons
: the amount that a tablespoon will hold
: a fairly large spoon that is used for serving or eating food
TABLESPOON Defined for Kids
Definition of tablespoon for Students
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