ladle


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Synonyms for ladle

Synonyms for ladle

to take a substance, as liquid, from a container by plunging the hand or a utensil into it

Synonyms for ladle

a spoon-shaped vessel with a long handle

put (a liquid) into a container by means of a ladle

remove with or as if with a ladle

References in classic literature ?
After a moment passed in dipping the ladle full, and then raising it on high, as the thick rich fluid fell back into the kettle, he suddenly gave it a whirl, as if to cool what yet remained, and offered the bowl to Mr.
The complaisant Frenchman, after several timid efforts to trust his lips in contact with the howl of the ladle, got a good swallow of the scalding liquid.
Elizabeth turned her head, when they reached the point where they were to descend the mountain, and thought that the slow fires that were glimmering under his enormous kettles, his little brush shelter, covered with pieces of hemlock bark, his gigantic size, as he wielded his ladle with a steady and knowing air, aided by the back-ground of stately trees, with their spouts and troughs, formed, altogether, no unreal picture of human life in its first stages of civilization.
That is Wat the limner," quoth the landlady, sitting down beside Alleyne, and pointing with the ladle to the sleeping man.
The washing and dressing apparatus for the passengers generally, consists of two jack-towels, three small wooden basins, a keg of water and a ladle to serve it out with, six square inches of looking-glass, two ditto ditto of yellow soap, a comb and brush for the head, and nothing for the teeth.
Our carpenter being prepared to grave the outside of the ship, as well as to pay the seams where he had caulked her to stop the leaks, had got two kettles just let down into the boat, one filled with boiling pitch, and the other with rosin, tallow, and oil, and such stuff as the shipwrights use for that work; and the man that attended the carpenter had a great iron ladle in his hand, with which he supplied the men that were at work with the hot stuff.
The Magician was stirring all four of these kettles at the same time, two with his hands and two with his feet, to the latter, wooden ladles being strapped, for this man was so very crooked that his legs were as handy as his arms.
I saw iron ladles, pans full of white sand, files with white metal left glittering in their teeth, molds of plaster of Paris, bags containing the same material in powder, a powerful machine with the name and use of which I was theoretically not unacquainted, white metal in a partially-fused state, bottles of aquafortis, dies scattered over a dresser, crucibles, sandpaper, bars of metal, and edged tools in plenty, of the strangest construction.
One of the linen chests was open; the silver teapot was unwrapped from its many folds of paper, and the best china was laid out on the top of the closed linen-chest; spoons and skewers and ladles were spread in rows on the shelves; and the poor woman was shaking her head and weeping, with a bitter tension of the mouth, over the mark, "Elizabeth Dodson," on the corner of some tablecloths she held in her lap.
After reaching the required temperature and completing technological operations the power supply to the induction coil is disconnected, the ladle is withdrawn from the coil and transported to the pouring position where the metal is poured into an ingot mould.
the leading free-range egg brand, today announced its partnership with Ladle & Leaf (formerly San Francisco Soup Company) to supply humanely raised eggs to each of their restaurant locations.
Tenders are invited for Maintenance/Repair And Mechanical Preparations Of Hot Metal Ladles & Steel Ladles And Maintenance/Repair Of Ladle Heaters/ Driers/Burners Including Its Lifting And Lower Mechanisms, Repair/New Fabrication Of Ladle Covers / Hoods, Maintenance/Repair Of Blowers And Cleaning / Repair Of Fuel Lines.
Trainee crane driver Kelvin Watts, 50, of Port Talbot, suffered serious burns and two colleagues were also hurt when a giant ladle carrying tonnes of molten metal crashed 20ft to the factory floor and ignited.
Ladle is a sort of important container in metallurgy industry, which acts as storing and transporting molten steel.