Definition of spoon verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

spoon

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//spuːn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//spuːn//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they spoon
BrE BrE//spuːn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//spuːn//
 
he / she / it spoons
BrE BrE//spuːnz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//spuːnz//
 
past simple spooned
BrE BrE//spuːnd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//spuːnd//
 
past participle spooned
BrE BrE//spuːnd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//spuːnd//
 
-ing form spooning
BrE BrE//ˈspuːnɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈspuːnɪŋ//
 
 
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spoon something + adv./prep. to lift and move food with a spoon She spooned the sauce over the chicken pieces. Word Origin Old English spōn ‘chip of wood’, of Germanic origin; related to German Span ‘shaving’. The current noun sense is of Scandinavian origin. The verb dates from the early 18th cent.
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