English version

spoonful in Food topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishspoonfulspoon‧ful /ˈspuːnfʊl/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 DFAMOUNTthe amount that a spoon will holdspoonful of 🔊 Two spoonfuls of sugar, please.
Examples from the Corpus
spoonfulAdd a spoonful of baking soda to the red cabbage water.Place a spoonful of beans in the bottom of each tin.Place a spoonful of the mushroom mixture in the centre of each top piece of filo.All in a delicious fruity tasting daily spoonful.In his cup, a lump of sugar, a dusty spoonful of Pream.Where quantities are measured in spoonfuls we mean a level spoonful unless otherwise indicated.She stopped cooking, and for days the boy and his sisters ate stale bread and tamarind jam by the spoonful.spoonful ofa spoonful of sugar