noun, plural scoop·fuls.
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There were basic forensic procedures incomplete: There were drugs by the scoopful in the big brick house on Malone Road.The Strange and Mysterious Death of Mrs. Jerry Lee Lewis|Richard Ben Cramer|January 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Oi won't shtay wan minit longer thin Oi've got to—not av Oi c'n shovel out pure gold be th' scoopful!Connie Morgan in Alaska|James B. Hendryx
A scoopful of the inky liquid could be flung so as to spoil the polish on boots, or sent its splashes over apparel still higher.The Free Lances|Mayne Reid
What effect has the fire upon a scoopful of coal when it is placed in the fire-box?The Traveling Engineers' Association|Anonymous
Cap'n Mike waited until a scoopful of menhaden had passed overhead then led the way down the pier.Smugglers' Reef|John Blaine