SPOON's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of spoon
Definition:
n. a piece of cutlery with a shallow bowl-shaped container and a handle
Example:
The tea was ladled out from the cans with a long tin spoon and poured into the earthenware mugs.
Sentence in Classic:
Then he has a bloody big bowl of cabbage before him on the table and a bloody big spoon like a shovel.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
Next day Tom stole a pewter spoon and a brass candlestick in the house, for to make some pens for Jim out of, and six tallow candles; and I hung around the nigger cabins and laid for a chance, and stole three tin plates.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
The old man crumbled up some bread in a cup, stirred it with the handle of a spoon, poured water on it from the dipper, broke up some more bread, and having seasoned it with salt, he turned to the east to say his prayer.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
There was only one spoon, sugar was more plentiful than anything else, but it took too long to dissolve, so it was decided that Mary Hendrikhovna should stir the sugar for everyone in turn.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
They all thought she was dead; but my father he kept ladling gin down her throat til she came to so sudden that she bit the bowl off the spoon.
Pygmalion By George Bernard Shaw Context
Micawber and the two elder members of the family I now found to be provided with similar formidable instruments, while every child had its own wooden spoon attached to its body by a strong line.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
He means turtle soup and venison, with a gold spoon, and that he wants to be set up with a coach and six.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
He rose from the table; and advancing to the master, basin and spoon in hand, said: somewhat alarmed at his own temerity:.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
There was some hominy left in the pot and she ate it with a big cooking spoon, not waiting to put it on a plate.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
The milk was good for Pavel, who was often sick, and he could make butter by beating sour cream with a wooden spoon.
My Antonia By Willa Cather Context
Susan dropped the spoon, shook her fist at the vanished figure, and then proceeded with her work in a musing, absent way.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context