spoon up

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w>spoon up

vt seplöffeln; (= eat up)auslöffeln; spillageauflöffeln
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"I am about to eat a peanut butter and jelly sandwich - you may watch me as you slowly spoon up your thin and tasteless gruel.
I concentrated on ripping the spoon up immediately, all the way through the retrieve until it was about 50 feet from the boat, which is about where the retrieve becomes too vertical to work well.
When the cop bursts into a Macao cafe and proceeds to bash a thug's hands with a ketchup bottle, the killer turns away to spoon up his borscht.