Examples of teaspoon in a Sentence
She stirred her coffee with a teaspoon.
He measured the salt with a teaspoon.
She put a teaspoon of sugar in her coffee.
Recent Examples of teaspoon from the Web
Pat a teaspoon of it on your face post-cleansing to prep your skin for the serum and moisturizer to come.
Season the chicken pieces on both sides with salt and pepper, using the remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt.
Mix together freshly squeezed lemon juice with a few teaspoons of baking soda until the powder becomes a paste — the lemon juice is an ultra-mild lightener and the baking soda is a natural exfoliant.
Season with the remaining 2 teaspoons salt and the pepper.
Combine 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar, 1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard, 1/4 cup cold pressed extra virgin olive oil and a pinch of sea salt.
Strain and add 1 teaspoon of lemon juice and ½ cup organic honey.
Mix together flour, milk, butter, yolks, sugar, 1 1/2 teaspoons salt, and yeast mixture in a bowl.
Coverd with water in a medium saucepan, then brought to a boil, added 2 teaspoons salt and simmered for 5 to 10 minutes, until the potatoes are beginning to get tender but are still firm and not mushy.
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First Known Use of teaspoon
TEASPOON Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of teaspoon for English Language Learners
: a small spoon that is used especially for eating soft foods and stirring drinks
: a spoon that is used by cooks for measuring dry and liquid ingredients and that holds an amount equal to 1/6 fluid ounce or 1/3 tablespoon
: the amount that a teaspoon will hold
TEASPOON Defined for Kids
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