sugar spoon


a small spoon for serving granulated sugar, resembling but having a wider bowl than a teaspoon.

Origin of sugar spoon

First recorded in 1700–10 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Examples from the Web for sugar spoon

  • A sugar-spoon should be kept in or by the sugar-dish, for the same purpose.

    A Treatise on Domestic Economy|Catherine Esther Beecher
  • Always make use of the butter-knife, sugar-spoon and salt-spoon, instead of using your knife, spoon or fingers.

    Our Deportment|John H. Young