scoop out

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Related to scoop out: closed in, undeterred, bumped up
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.scoop out - hollow out with a scoop; "scoop out a melon"
core out, hollow out, hollow - remove the interior of; "hollow out a tree trunk"
2.scoop out - take out or up with or as if with a scoop; "scoop the sugar out of the container"
remove, take away, withdraw, take - remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract; "remove a threat"; "remove a wrapper"; "Remove the dirty dishes from the table"; "take the gun from your pocket"; "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"
dip - scoop up by plunging one's hand or a ladle below the surface; "dip water out of a container"

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vt sep
(= take out)herausschaufeln; liquidherausschöpfen; the cat scooped out the goldfish with its pawdie Katze hat den Goldfisch mit ihrer Pfote herausgefischt
(= hollow out) melon, marrow etcaushöhlen; holegraben
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Market research indicates that traditional clay and clumping litter consumers are essentially two different groups, with clumping users preferring to scoop out the lumps and traditional clay users preferring to dispose of the entire litter box.