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2 entries found for scoop.
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Main Entry: 1scoop
Pronunciation: primarystresssküp
Function: noun
1 a : a large shovel (as for shoveling coal) b : a tool or utensil shaped like a shovel for digging into a soft substance and lifting out a portion c : a round utensil with a handle for dipping out soft food (as ice cream) d : a small tool for cutting or gouging
2 : an act or the action of scooping : a motion made with or as if with a scoop
3 a : the amount held by a scoop <a scoop of ice cream> b : a hole made by scooping
4 a : information of immediate interest <what's the scoop> b : the reporting of a news story ahead of competitors
- scoop·ful /-secondarystressfudotl/ noun

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