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English definition of “ladle sth out”

ladle sth out

informal phrasal verb with ladle     /ˈleɪ.dl̩/ verb [T] (also ladle out)
to give money or goods in a (too) generous way to a lot of people : In those days doctors ladled out antibiotics to patients .Giving, providing and supplying
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