Definition of teaspoon noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    teaspoon

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈtiːspuːn//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈtiːspuːn//
     
    At the dining table
     
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  1. 1 a small spoon for putting sugar into tea and other drinks See related entries: At the dining table
  2. 2(also teaspoonful
    BrE BrE//ˈtiːspuːnfʊl//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈtiːspuːnfʊl//
     
    )
    (abbreviation tsp) the amount a teaspoon can hold Add two teaspoons of salt. a teaspoonful of sugar
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: teaspoon