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ladle

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a utensil with a bowl and a handle that is used especially in cooking and serving food
  • the chef looked around for a ladle to add the chicken broth to the pot

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ladle

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of ladle (Entry 2 of 2)

to lift out with something that holds liquid
  • the server ladled out the soup from a large tureen

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The first known use of ladle was before the 12th century

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“Ladle.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ladle. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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