Meaning of “ladle” in the English Dictionary

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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

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(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)