Definition of soup spoon in English:

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soup spoon

noun

A large spoon with a round bowl, used for eating soup.
Example sentences
  • We were expected to eat the ‘Chinese-spiced coconut creme brûlée’ with a Chinese soup spoon, despite the thick layer of uncaramelised sugar under its hot blackened crust.
  • They also use the same chopsticks/spoon for all of the meal, which saves on washing up, but it's not very appetizing when you've got to eat a fruit yoghurt with the your fish soup spoon.
  • Our piscivorous friends lapped them up, although we did manage to pilfer a few, and we took turns at dipping bread into the aromatic broth before diving in with a soup spoon to savour every last drop.

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