ladle

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈleɪdəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈleɪdəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(lādl)

Inflections of 'ladle' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
ladles
v 3rd person singular
ladling
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
ladled
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
ladled
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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ladle

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. ladle [soup, sauce, water]
  2. ladle [soup] from the [pot, pressure cooker, cooker, pan]
  3. ladle it into [bowls, containers, mugs]
  4. the [soup] was ladled into [bowls]
  5. ladle (it) [evenly, generously, equally]
  6. ladle it out [immediately, after 5 minutes]
  7. ladle out a [serving, portion, helping]
  8. ladle (out) a [small, large, good] [serving] (of)
  9. ladling out [gifts, criticism]
  10. ladle on the guilt
n
  1. a [soup, serving, gravy] ladle
  2. a ladle for serving [soup, gravy]
  3. a [wooden, rubber, metal, stainless steel] ladle
  4. [poured, served] with a ladle
  5. [dipped, lowered, plunged] the ladle into
  6. dipped the ladle into the [sauce, pot, pan, soup]
  7. [two] ladles of soup
  8. ladles and other kitchen [utensils, tools]
  9. metallurgy: remove the ladle from the [cast, mold]
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