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ladle sth out

informal
phrasal verb with ladle uk   us   /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.
Translations of “ladle sth out”
in Chinese (Traditional) (過於)大量地給予(錢或物)…
in Chinese (Simplified) (过于)大量地给予(钱或物)…
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