Translation of spoon in Spanish:
- 1.1 (piece of cutlery) a soup/serving spoona wooden spoonuna cuchara sopera/de servirto be born with a silver spoon in one's mouthuna cuchara de madera or de paloto get o win the wooden spoon (especially British English) [colloquial]nacer en cuna de oroquedar en último lugarllevarse el premio de consolación or (Southern Cone) el premio (de) consueloExample sentences1.2 (spoonful) [colloquial]
(small)Example sentences1.3 (in fishing)
- Holding a spoon and a bowl, this woman lunches quietly, pensively and, most importantly, alone on the grass.
- Thirteen-month-old Kristin turns her head away when offered food on a spoon.
- He would make everyday utensils, such as spoons and bowls, and even made a 24-blade knife.
- I dropped the strainer method and adopted tea bags, made in the mug, but the drink (Assam with no more than a drop of milk and two heaped spoons of sugar) turned out the same: hot, strong and syrupy.
- One day I was putting six spoons of sugar into a cup of tea, when I saw some men at another table watching me.
- During the past week 26 anglers caught 53 trout for 68 lb in 49 angling days, mostly all to wet fly but also some by anglers trolling spoon baits.
- We could see how many fishermen had delved into these waters by the hundreds of spoon baits lodged in the weed.
- Some fishermen trolled dead bait as well as various types of spoon baits and some trout were caught.
- to spoon food into somebody's mouthspoon the juices over the meatdarle de comer a alguien en la bocaspoon the filling into the tomatoesrocíe la carne con su jugoshe spooned the carrots onto my platerellene los tomates con una cucharame sirvió las zanahoriasExample sentences
- I reach for it and he shakes his head; he spoons the sugar on my rice.
- She was smoking a cheap cigarette while spooning white sugar into a cup of tea stewed from the cheapest of teabags.
- ‘Well,’ I began, spooning some banana into my mouth.
- [dated or hum](lovers)besuquearse [colloquial]Example sentences
- ‘The shooter aiming from Horseshoe Beach thought you and I were spooning on that ledge,’ she whispered.
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