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spoon

(spūn),
An instrument with a handle and a small bowl- or cup-shaped extremity.
[A.S. spōn, chip]

spoon

Drug slang
noun
(1) A regional term for 1/16 oz of heroin.
(2) Paraphernalia used to prepare heroin for injection.
 
Sexology
verb To cuddle with a sexual partner in a manner fancifully likened to nested spoons, in which both lay on their side facing the same direction.

spoon

(spūn)
An instrument with a handle and a small bowl- or cup-shaped extremity.
[A.S. spōn, chip]

spoon,

n an instrument with a round or ovoid working end; designed to be used for scraping or scooping.
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The set includes: 6 x table knives, 6 x table forks, 6 x dessert knives, 6 x dessert forks, 6 x dessert spoons, 6 x soup spoons, 6 x tea spoons, 2 x serving spoons.
Serving spoons and heirloom bowls assume their yearly posts.
To serve: On plate, place five serving spoons side-by-side.
She's also known to be a bit of a tyrant, which was obvious Wednesday with her minor outbursts to the hired help over what serving spoons to use and how to clear the table.
It includes eight table knives, table forks, dessert spoons, dessert knives, dessert forks, soup spoons, teaspoons, coffee spoons, fish blades and fish forks, plus four serving spoons.
In the Victorian period manyearlier, plainer serving spoons were converted into berry spoons by adding embossed fruit to the bowl - a practice which can devalue the spoon to a collector.
SPORTS stars swopped skates and sticks for serving spoons to become school dinner helpers.
Alternatively, the 58-piece service comprises eight, seven-piece place settings and two serving spoons for just pounds 39.
Metal clashed: lids on lids; serving spoons were dropped into pots and on the tile floor, clattering against the baseboards.
THERE was a set size for a spoon until the 1670s when differences developed between table spoons, dessert spoons and teaspoons and longer-handled serving spoons were introduced.
SPOONS had set sizes until the 1670s, when differences developed between tablespoons, dessert spoons and teaspoons, and longer-handled serving spoons were introduced.