Share this entry
spork Line breaks: spork
Pronunciation: /spɔːk/

Definition of spork in English:


A spoon-shaped eating utensil with short tines at the tip.
Example sentences
  • I grabbed one of the plastic sporks kept on the table and flung it at him before returning to my work.
  • ‘So,’ Geena said, putting down her spork, ‘Do you have a date for the Valentine's Dance?’
  • And I was glaring at the spork that was on the ground.


Early 20th century: blend of spoon and fork.

Definition of spork in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources