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Definition of Spoon

Spoon

  1. A wooden club with a lofted face.
  2. To catch by fishing with a spoon bait.
  3. In croquet, golf, etc., to push or shove (a ball) with a lifting motion, instead of striking with an audible knock.
  4. To fish with a spoon bait.
  5. In croquet, golf, etc., to spoon a ball.
  6. See Spoom.
  7. An implement consisting of a small bowl (usually a shallow oval) with a handle, used especially in preparing or eating food.
  8. Anything which resembles a spoon in shape; esp. (Fishing), a spoon bait.
  9. Fig.: A simpleton; a spooney.
  10. To take up in, or as in, a spoon.
  11. To act with demonstrative or foolish fondness, as one in love.

Spoon Quotations

They dined on mince, and slices of quince, Which they ate with a runcible spoon; And hand in hand, on the edge of the sand, They danced by the light of the moon.
Edward Lear

If you can't tell a spoon from a ladle, then you're fat!
Demetri Martin

Maybe you weren't born with a silver spoon in your mouth, but like every American, you carry a deed to 635 million acres of public lands. That's right. Even if you don't own a house or the latest computer on the market, you own Yosemite, Yellowstone, the Grand Canyon, Golden Gate National Recreation Area, and many other natural treasures.
John Garamendi

You wake up in the morning and you look at your old spoon, and you say to yourself, 'Mick, it's time to get yourself a new spoon.' And you do.
Mick Jagger

Sandwiches are wonderful. You don't need a spoon or a plate!
Paul Lynde
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Spoon Translations

spoon in Afrikaans is lepel
spoon in Danish is ske
spoon in Dutch is pollepel
spoon in Finnish is lusikka
spoon in Italian is cucchiaio
spoon in Norwegian is skje
spoon in Portuguese is colher
spoon in Spanish is cuchara