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
Meanwhile, whip the cream with 2 tablespoons sugar or to taste.
Add 2 tablespoons vinegar (or more to taste), the bacon and toss to combine.
Prepare the soil and broadcast one tablespoon of 12-12-12 fertilizer per square foot of area and work it into the upper two or three inches of the soil.
Add sweetness by combining 1 tablespoon sugar and 1⁄4 teaspoon ground cinnamon; sprinkle over rolled dough and gently roll in.
Sprinkle with almonds and remaining 1/2 tablespoon sugar.
Make frosting: Combine sugar and 6 tablespoons water in a small saucepan.
Combine breadcrumbs with 1 tablespoon sugar and stir to mix thoroughly.
Cream contributes about 50 calories and 3 grams of saturated fat per tablespoon.
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First Known Use of tablespoon
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
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