English - English Dictionary

spoon: noun: spuu02d0n

Few words

spoonfeedingteaching in an overly simplified way that discourages independent thought
spoonfeedingfeeding someone (as a baby) from a spoon
spoonbillwading birds having a long flat bill with a tip like a spoon
common spoonbillpure white crested spoonbill of southern Eurasia and northeastern Africa
roseate spoonbilltropical rose-colored New World spoonbill
spoonbill catfishlarge catfish of central United States having a flattened head and projecting jaw
dessert spoona spoon larger than a teaspoon and smaller than a tablespoon
greasy spoona small restaurant specializing in short-order fried foods
iced-tea spoona teaspoon with a long handle
runcible spoona fork-like spoon with a cutting edge; coined by Edward Lear
soupspoona spoon with a rounded bowl for eating soup
soup spoona spoon with a rounded bowl for eating soup
spoona piece of cutlery with a shallow bowl-shaped container and a handle; used to stir or serve or take up food
spoonformerly a golfing wood with an elevated face
sugar spoona spoon for serving sugar; often made in the shape of a seashell
tablespoona spoon larger than a dessert spoon; used for serving
teaspoona small spoon used for stirring tea or coffee; holds about one fluid dram
wooden spoona spoon made of wood
wooden spoona booby prize consisting of a spoon made of wood
spoonerismtransposition of initial consonants in a pair of words
spoon fooda diet that does not require chewing; advised for those with intestinal disorders
spoon breadsoft bread made of cornmeal and sometimes rice or hominy; must be served with a spoon (chiefly Southern)
WitherspoonAmerican Revolutionary leader and educator (born in Scotland) who was a signer of the Declaration of Independence and president of the college that became Princeton University (1723-1794)
John WitherspoonAmerican Revolutionary leader and educator (born in Scotland) who was a signer of the Declaration of Independence and president of the college that became Princeton University (1723-1794)
spoonflowertropical American aroid having edible tubers that are cooked and eaten like yams or potatoes