Definition of ladle

Common misspellings:
  • ladie (3.4%)
  • laddle (27.6%)
  • ladel (69.0%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. Marie gets busy passin' around bowls and spoons and the programme seems to be for the guests to line up while Virgie gives each a helpin' out of a long handled silver ladle - On With Torchy by Sewell Ford

  2. Then she took a ladle and fished out the first piece of paper which appeared on the surface of the boiling water - Pretty Michal by Mór Jókai

  3. Then add little by little about one gill of water stir a little boil about four minutes but not fast lest it should boil over the ladle strain and it is made - Hand-Book of Practical Cookery for Ladies and Professional Cooks by Pierre Blot