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"ladle" in British English

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ladlenoun [C]

uk   /ˈleɪ.dəl/ us   /ˈleɪ.dəl/

ladleverb [T]

uk   /ˈleɪ.dəl/ us   /ˈleɪ.dəl/ also ladle out
to put soup or other liquid food into bowls to give to people, using a ladle
Phrasal verbs
(Definition of ladle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ladle" in American English

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ladlenoun [C]

us   /ˈleɪ·dəl/
a big spoon with a long handle and a deep, cup-shaped part: a soup ladle
(Definition of ladle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ladle”
in Vietnamese cái muỗng…
in Spanish cucharón, cazo…
in Malaysian senduk…
in Thai ทัพพี…
in French louche…
in German die Schöpfkelle…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指盛湯用的)大湯匙…
in Russian половник…
in Turkish kepçe…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指盛汤用的)大勺子…
in Indonesian sendok sayur…
in Polish chochla, nabierka…
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