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

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

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

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

  • ladle — noun 1》 a large long handled spoon with a cup shaped bowl, used for serving soup or sauce. 2》 a container for transporting molten metal in a foundry. verb 1》 serve with a ladle. 2》 (ladle something out) distribute something in large amounts.… …   English new terms dictionary

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

  • ladle — [lād′ l] n. [ME ladel < OE hlædel, a ladle: see LADE] 1. a long handled, cuplike spoon for dipping out liquids 2. any similar device, as a large container for carrying and pouring molten metal vt. ladled, ladling 1. to dip out or serve with or …   English World dictionary

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