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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

Spoon feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon.
E. M. Forster

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

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

High School is like a spork: it's a crappy spoon and a crappy fork, so in the end it's just plain useless.
John Mayer

The worst thing you can do to a child, and I've seen it happen so many times, is the silver spoon.
Elton John
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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

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