a large spoon, commonly having a rounded bowl, with which to eat soup.

Nearby words

  1. soupfin shark,
  2. souphanouvong,
  3. souphanouvong, prince,
  4. souple,
  5. soupmeat,
  6. soupy,
  7. soupçon,
  8. sour,
  9. sour cherry,
  10. sour cream

Origin of soupspoon

First recorded in 1695–1705; soup + spoon Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for soupspoon

  • Mix all well together, and drop with a soupspoon into boiling bouillon or salt water, and cook slowly for about twelve minutes.

  • Form in the size of a walnut, and drop into hot lard with a soupspoon, and fry until well browned.