Definitions for ladleˈleɪd l
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
la•dleˈleɪd l(n.; v.)-dled, -dling.
(n.)a long-handled utensil with a cup-shaped bowl for dipping or conveying liquids.
a bucketlike, refractory-lined container for transferring molten metal.
(v.t.)to dip or convey with or as if with a ladle:
to ladle soup into bowls.
Origin of ladle:
bef. 1000; ME; OE hlædel. See lade , -le
a spoon-shaped vessel with a long handle; frequently used to transfer liquids from one container to another
put (a liquid) into a container by means of a ladle
"ladle soup into the bowl"
ladle, lade, laden(verb)
remove with or as if with a ladle
"ladle the water out of the bowl"
A deep-bowled spoon with a long, usually curved, handle.
A container used in a foundry to transport and pour out molten metal
to serve something with a ladle
Origin: From ladel, from hlædel\
a cuplike spoon, often of large size, with a long handle, used in lading or dipping
a vessel to carry liquid metal from the furnace to the mold
the float of a mill wheel; -- called also ladle board
an instrument for drawing the charge of a cannon
a ring, with a handle or handles fitted to it, for carrying shot
to take up and convey in a ladle; to dip with, or as with, a ladle; as, to ladle out soup; to ladle oatmeal into a kettle
Translations for ladle
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a bowl-like spoon with a long handle fixed to it at right angles, for lifting out liquid from a container
a soup ladle.
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- die SchöpfkelleGerman
- øser; -øserDanish
- cazo, cucharónSpanish
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- zaimača, kutlačaCroatian
- sendok sayurIndonesian
- 국자, 주걱Korean
- smeļamais kauss; pavārnīcaLatvian
- øse, suppeskjeNorwegian
- черпак; половникRussian
- 長柄勺子Chinese (Trad.)
- ківш, черпакUkrainian
- cái muỗngVietnamese
- 长柄勺子Chinese (Simp.)
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