teaspoonful

noun tea·spoon·ful \ ˈtē-ˌspün-ˌfu̇l , -ˈspün- \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of teaspoonful

plural teaspoonfuls play \ˈtē-ˌspün-ˌfu̇lz, -ˈspün-\ also teaspoonsful play \ˈtē-ˌspünz-ˌfu̇l, -ˈspünz-\
1 : as much as a teaspoon can hold
2 : teaspoon 2

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First Known Use of teaspoonful

1731

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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TEASPOONFUL Defined for English Language Learners

teaspoonful

Definition of teaspoonful for English Language Learners

  • : the amount that a teaspoon will hold


TEASPOONFUL Defined for Kids

teaspoonful

noun tea·spoon·ful \ ˈtē-ˌspün-ˌfu̇l \

Definition of teaspoonful for Students

plural teaspoonfuls \-ˌfu̇lz\ also teaspoonsful \-ˌspünz-ˌfu̇l\
1 : as much as a teaspoon can hold
2 : teaspoon

Medical Dictionary

teaspoonful

noun tea·spoon·ful \ -ˌfu̇l \

medical Definition of teaspoonful

plural teaspoonfuls play \-ˌfu̇lz\ also teaspoonsful play \-ˌspünz-ˌfu̇l, -ˈspünz-\


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