dessert spoon


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  • Dessert spoon — Dessert Des*sert , n. [F., fr. desservir to remove from table, to clear the table; pref. des (L. dis ) + servir to serve, to serve at table. See {Serve}.] A service of pastry, fruits, or sweetmeats, at the close of a feast or entertainment;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dessert spoon — From left: knife, fork, dessert spoon, teaspoon A dessert spoon is a spoon designed specifically for eating dessert and sometimes used for soup or cereals. Similar in size to a soup spoon (intermediate between a teaspoon and a tablespoon) but… …   Wikipedia

  • dessert spoon — n. small spoon used for dessert …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dessert spoon — noun a spoon larger than a teaspoon and smaller than a tablespoon • Hypernyms: ↑spoon …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dessert — Des*sert , n. [F., fr. desservir to remove from table, to clear the table; pref. des (L. dis ) + servir to serve, to serve at table. See {Serve}.] A service of pastry, fruits, or sweetmeats, at the close of a feast or entertainment; pastry,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dessert-spoonful — Dessert Des*sert , n. [F., fr. desservir to remove from table, to clear the table; pref. des (L. dis ) + servir to serve, to serve at table. See {Serve}.] A service of pastry, fruits, or sweetmeats, at the close of a feast or entertainment;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dessert-spoonfuls — Dessert Des*sert , n. [F., fr. desservir to remove from table, to clear the table; pref. des (L. dis ) + servir to serve, to serve at table. See {Serve}.] A service of pastry, fruits, or sweetmeats, at the close of a feast or entertainment;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spoon — This article is about the utensil. For other uses, see Spoon (disambiguation). Spoons from Pompeii displayed at Naples Nationa …   Wikipedia

  • Dessert — Part of a series on Meals …   Wikipedia

  • spoon — n 1. teaspoon, tablespoon, measuring spoon, soupspoon, dessert spoon, grapefruit spoon, serving spoon, iced tea spoon, slotted spoon, wooden spoon; ladle, dipper, scoop. 2. spoonful, teaspoonful, tablespoonful, scoopful …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder


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