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Synonyms for spoon

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spoonnoun

    a piece of cutlery with a shallow bowl-shaped container and a handle; used to stir or serve or take up food


  2. spoon, spoonfulnoun

    as much as a spoon will hold

    "he added two spoons of sugar"


  3. spoonverb

    formerly a golfing wood with an elevated face


  4. spoonverb

    scoop up or take up with a spoon

    "spoon the sauce over the roast"


  5. smooch, spoonverb

    snuggle and lie in a position where one person faces the back of the others


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  1. List of paraphrases for "spoon":

    -spoon, teaspoon, scoop, spatula, stirrer, ladle

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  1. Kendra Chapman:

    You'll have a spread of food, and one thing might be completely safe, but they'll have something at the other end of the table that's not, and people will use the same spoon or the same fork, and now I really can't eat it.

  2. Me:

    Quiting smoking is like quiting a beautiful bitch of a lover, she is beautiful but you have 1001 reasons to quit her, quiting benzos is like going out of prison digging the rock with a spoon.

  3. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    Compared to the dog, the wolf is a true symbol of freedom or of those who refused to be spoon-fed.

  4. Eric Widick:

    It's kind of one of your little greasy spoon restaurants, we're a community. If one person is in need, we'll all be there for them.

  5. Marsha Warfield:

    I'm so sorry to hear this, to me, Spoon was a friend, a brother, a funny, talented comedian and a good man.

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