Definitions

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  • n. The quantity in a scoop.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the quantity a scoop will hold

Etymologies

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Examples

  • You can eat just a scoopful and be sated, though, with its intense flavors.

    Vanilla Pear Granita

  • Then I added a heaping scoopful of bath salts and shut the door behind me as I left the room to take the necklace off.

    The Hollow

  • But this one happens to be one of the most guiltless combinations of the three: Starting with fiber-rich multigrain bread — and only a sliver per scoopful of squash — going onto Vitamins A, C, potassium, manganese, calcium and even Omega-3 fatty acids found in most winter squash, and finally the healthy dose of calcium and relative low fat in ricotta compared to other cheeses.

    Winter Squash Bruschetta

  • The Spare carefully decanted a scoopful of mousse into each cup.

    We Can Fix It

  • She strode across the sunken living room to a cocktail cart where she dumped a scoopful of crushed ice into a stainless steel cocktail shaker and filled the balance with vodka.

    State of the Union

  • Gold-painted shovels were handed out, and on Mr. Muckle's signal all the dignitaries smiled, leaned over, and dug up a scoopful of sand.

    Hoot

  • She tossed a scoopful of earth over her shoulder and continued to dig.

    Tom Swift Jr And His Giant Robot

  • It was a real box of candy, mind you, not a scoopful out of a bucket.

    The Tale of a Tightwad

  • Besides, they were not simply shoved out of the way; the most of the scoopful were scooped aboard; they emptied them into the hold; and when they had got a trip, they took them to Orleans to the

    Life on the Mississippi

  • Besides, they were not simply shoved out of the way; the most of the scoopful were scooped aboard; they emptied them into the hold; and when they had got a trip, they took them to Orleans to the Government works. '

    Life on the Mississippi

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