- the amount that fills a ladle.
Origin of ladleful
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Examples from the Web for ladleful
Devout men, as they pass by, reverently pour a ladleful of water.The Historical Child
So I got off better than I expected; but the taste of that ladleful stuck to me for days.Visits To Monasteries in the Levant
Pour in a ladleful of the batter, and let it spread into a circular form.Domestic French Cookery, 4th ed.
Suddenly she dashed a ladleful of boiling soap through the crack full into the face of the intruder.Stories Of Georgia
Joel Chandler Harris
One ladleful of soup is sufficient for each person, and a second portion is not offered.The Century Cook Book