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

 

ladle

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈleɪdl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈleɪdl//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they ladle
BrE BrE//ˈleɪdl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈleɪdl//
 
he / she / it ladles
BrE BrE//ˈleɪdlz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈleɪdlz//
 
past simple ladled
BrE BrE//ˈleɪdld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈleɪdld//
 
past participle ladled
BrE BrE//ˈleɪdld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈleɪdld//
 
-ing form ladling
BrE BrE//ˈleɪdlɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈleɪdlɪŋ//
 
 
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ladle something to place food on a plate with a large spoon or in large quantities Word Origin Old English hlædel, from hladan, of West Germanic origin. Phrasal Verbsladle somethingout
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