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Definition of Spoonful

Spoonful

  1. The quantity which a spoon contains, or is able to contain; as, a teaspoonful; a tablespoonful.
  2. Hence, a small quantity.

Spoonful Quotations

Dr. Cox mentors the rookie doctors with a spoonful of dirt and then a cup of sugar. I see him as an archetypal descendent of two of my favorite curmudgeonly characters: Lou Grant and Louie De Palma.
John C. McGinley

My life just got taken over by my cooking. If you don't have any discipline, which I don't, you can make 10 gallons of chocolate mousse, take a spoonful and another and another, and you won't realize you've eaten like five servings of it. It's just what you do.
Duff Goldman

The idea of 'Spoonful' was that it doesn't take a large quantity of anything to be good. If you have a little money when you need it, you're right there in the right spot, that'll buy you a whole lot.
Howlin' Wolf

Just a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down.
Richard M. Sherman

I would gladly have accepted a heaping spoonful of nepotism when I got out of college and was looking for a job.
Sloane Crosley
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Spoonful Translations

spoonful in Spanish is cucharada