scoop

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Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
scoop

Plural
scoops

An ice cream scoop
Scoops of ice cream
  1. (countable) A scoop is a deep, round serving spoon.
  2. (countable) A scoop of ice cream, potatoes, etc. is an amount taken with a deep, round spoon.
  3. (countable) A scoop is a news story that is released before others release it.
    The Star had a scoop on the scandal.


Verb[change]

Plain form
scoop

Third-person singular
scoops

Past tense
scooped

Past participle
scooped

Present participle
scooping

  1. If you scoop something, you move it using a scoop.
    He scooped the ice cream.