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Meaning of SPOONFUL

Pronunciation:  'spoonfûl

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  as much as a spoon will hold; "he added two spoons of sugar"
 

SPOONFUL is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: spoon
 
 See Also: containerful

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Spoon"ful\, n.; pl. {Spoonfuls}.
1. The quantity which a spoon contains, or is able to
   contain; as, a teaspoonful; a tablespoonful.

2. Hence, a small quantity. --Arbuthnot.

 

 

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