Definition of the scoopUS, informal
- Did you talk to him? What's the scoop?
- She always knows the scoop on fashions.
- Here's the scoop on how to clean leather.
- I was with them when it happened, so I've got the inside scoop.
: a large ladle
: a deep shovel or similar implement for digging, dipping, or shoveling
: a usually hemispherical utensil for dipping food
: to take out or up with or as if with a scoop : dip
: to pick up quickly or surreptitiously with or as if with a sweep of the hand
: to empty by ladling out the contents
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