Translation of "scoop" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /skuːp/ us /skup/

to remove something from a container using a spoon, your curved hands, etc.

sacar, servir con cuchara
She scooped the ice cream into the dishes.

(Translation of “scoop” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /skuːp/

any of several types of spoon-like tool, used for lifting, serving etc

pala, cucharón
a grain scoop
an ice-cream scoop.

(also scoopful) the amount held in a scoop

palada, cucharada
a scoop of ice-cream
a scoopful of grain.

a piece of news etc that one newspaper gets and prints before the others

The reporter was sure that he had a scoop for his paper.

(Translation of “scoop” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)