the wooden spoon Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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the wooden spoonnoun [S]

uk   us   UK informal
the ​imaginaryprize that a ​person or ​team is given if they ​finish last in a ​race or ​competition: Our ​collegeteam took the ​woodenspoon in the inter-collegiate ​league this ​season.
(Definition of the wooden spoon from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the wooden spoon”
in Chinese (Simplified) (比赛的)末名奖…
in Chinese (Traditional) (比賽的)末名獎…
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