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sugar spoon

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

First recorded in 1700–10
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for sugar spoon

Historical Examples

  • 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