(noun, verb)


1. a spoon-shaped vessel with a long handle; frequently used to transfer liquids from one container to another

Definition categories: man–made, vessel


1. put (a liquid) into a container by means of a ladle

- ladle soup into the bowl

Definition categories: contact, lay, place, pose, position, put, set

2. remove with or as if with a ladle

- ladle the water out of the bowl

Similar word(s): lade, laden

Definition categories: contact, remove, take, withdraw