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tea·spoon

 (tē′spo͞on′)
n.
1. The common small spoon used especially in serving and consuming tea, coffee, and desserts.
2. Abbr. t or tsp. A household cooking measure equal to 1/3 tablespoon (about 5 milliliters). See Table at measurement.

teaspoon

(ˈtiːˌspuːn)
n
1. a small spoon used for stirring tea, eating certain desserts, etc
2. (Cookery) Also called: teaspoonful the amount contained in such a spoon
3. (Units) a unit of capacity used in cooking, medicine, etc, equal to about one fluid dram

tea•spoon

(ˈtiˌspun)

n.
1. a small spoon used to stir tea and coffee, eat desserts, etc.
2. a teaspoonful.
[1680–90]

teaspoon

(tsp) A unit of volume used in cooking and equal to 0.5 centiliter. 3 tsp = 1 tbsp.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.teaspoon - as much as a teaspoon will hold
containerful - the quantity that a container will hold
2.teaspoon - a small spoon used for stirring tea or coffeeteaspoon - a small spoon used for stirring tea or coffee; holds about one fluid dram
iced-tea spoon - a teaspoon with a long handle
spoon - a piece of cutlery with a shallow bowl-shaped container and a handle; used to stir or serve or take up food
Translations
ملء مِلْعَقَة الشايمِلْعَقَةُ شَايمِلْعَقَة شاي صَغيرَه
čajová lžičkalžička
tesketeskefuld
teelusikas
teelusikka
žličica
kávéskanál
teskeiî
ティースプーン
찻숟가락찻숱가락
arbatinis šaukštelisšaukštelis
čajová lyžičkalyžička
čajna žlička
teskedteskedsmått
ช้อนชา
çay kaşığıçay kaşığı dolusu
thìa cà phê

teaspoon

[ˈtiːspuːn] N (= spoon) → cucharilla f, cucharita f (de postre); (= quantity) → cucharadita f

teaspoon

[ˈtiːspuːn] n
(= spoon) → petite cuiller f
(as measurement)cuillerée f à café

teaspoon

[ˈtiːˌspuːn] n (also teaspoonful) (as measurement) → cucchiaino da tè

tea

(tiː) noun
1. a type of plant grown in Asia, especially India, Ceylon and China, or its dried and prepared leaves. I bought half a kilo of tea.
2. a drink made by adding boiling water to these. Have a cup of tea!
3. a cup etc of tea. Two teas, please!
4. a small meal in the afternoon (afternoon tea) or a larger one in the early evening, at which tea is often drunk. She invited him to tea.
ˈtea-bag
a small bag or sachet of thin paper containing tea, on to which boiling water is poured in a pot or cup.
ˈteacup noun
a cup, usually of medium size, in which tea is served.
ˈtea-party nounplural ˈtea-parties
an afternoon party at which tea is usually served. She has been invited to a tea-party.
ˈteapot noun
a pot with a spout used for making and pouring tea.
ˈtearoom noun
a restaurant where tea, coffee, cakes etc are served.
ˈtea-set, ˈtea-service nouns
a set of cups, saucers and plates, sometimes with a teapot and milk-jug.
ˈteaspoon noun
1. a small spoon for use with a teacup. I need a teaspoon to stir my tea.
2. a teaspoonful. a teaspoon of salt.
ˈteaspoonful noun
an amount that fills a teaspoon. two teaspoonfuls of salt.
ˈtea-time noun
the time in the late afternoon or early evening at which people take tea. He said he would be back at tea-time.
ˈtea-towel noun
a cloth for drying dishes after they have been washed eg after a meal.

teaspoon

مِلْعَقَةُ شَاي čajová lžička teske Teelöffel κουτάλι γλυκού cucharilla, cucharita teelusikka cuiller à café žličica cucchiaino ティースプーン 찻숟가락 theelepel teskje łyżeczka (do herbaty) colher de chá чайная ложка tesked ช้อนชา çay kaşığı thìa cà phê 茶匙

tea·spoon

n. cucharita;
___ -fulcucharadita.
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Wendy Clifford Fullen: "A daily tea spoon of local honey works for me
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keep aside 5) Once the chick peas and gram daal are soaked overnight ,boil them or cook in a pressure cooker for an hour till they become soft and tender ,add two tea spoon of barbeque masala and mix well.
If you do not want another serving, you can surprise your host by placing your tea spoon flat over the top of the glass.
My God, the gene pool in the Carter household must be about as deep as a tea spoon.
The only appropriate test for the brulee was passed with fly-ing colours - a hearty crack when the topping of burnt sugar was walloped with a tea spoon.
According to her, the meal can also include any type of salad with a tea spoon of olive oil.