Ladleful
Ladleful La"dle*ful, n.; pl. {Ladlefuls}. A quantity sufficient to fill a ladle. [1913 Webster]

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  • ladleful — has the plural form ladlefuls …   Modern English usage

  • ladleful — ladle ► NOUN ▪ a large long handled spoon with a cup shaped bowl. ► VERB 1) serve or transfer with a ladle. 2) (ladle out) distribute in large amounts. DERIVATIVES ladleful noun. ORIGIN Old English, related …   English terms dictionary

  • ladleful — noun see ladle I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ladleful — /layd l fool/, n., pl. ladlefuls. the amount that fills a ladle. [1400 50; late ME. See LADLE, FUL] Usage. See ful. * * * …   Universalium

  • ladleful — adjective A sufficient quantity to fill a ladle …   Wiktionary

  • ladleful — n. quantity that fills one ladle …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ladleful — la·dle·ful …   English syllables

  • ladleful — ˈlādəlˌfu̇l noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English ladel ful, from ladel ladle + ful : the quantity held by a ladle …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ladlefuls — Ladleful La dle*ful, n.; pl. {Ladlefuls}. A quantity sufficient to fill a ladle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Horseman's Word — The Horseman s Word was a secret society operating amongst horse trainers, blacksmiths, ploughmen, and other horsemen in Scotland from the 18th century until as late as the 20th century. They taught horse whispering and other magic, and like the… …   Wikipedia

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