A person who scoops.
Something that scoops.
The avocet, a bird that scoops up the mud to obtain food.
* (something that scoops) scoop
Any cup- or bowl-shaped tool, usually with a handle, used to lift and move loose or soft solid material.
The amount or volume of loose or solid material held by a particular scoop.
- She kept a scoop in the dog food.
- Use one scoop of coffee for each pot.
The act of scooping, or taking with a scoop or ladle; a motion with a scoop, as in dipping or shovelling.
A story or fact; especially, news learned and reported before anyone else.
- I'll have one scoop of chocolate ice-cream.
(automotive) An opening in a hood/bonnet or other body panel to admit air, usually for cooling the engine.
The digging attachment on a front-end loader.
A covered opening in an automobile's hood which allows cold air to enter the area beneath the hood.
A place hollowed out; a basinlike cavity; a hollow.
* J. R. Drake
- He listened carefully, in hopes of getting the scoop on the debate.
A spoon-shaped surgical instrument, used in extracting certain substances or foreign bodies.
A special spinal board used by EMS staff that divides laterally to literally scoop up patients.
A sweep; a stroke; a swoop.
- Some had lain in the scoop of the rock.
* (tool) scooper
* (amount held by a scoop) scoopful
* butter scoop
* ice-cream scoop
* poop scoop
* scoop bonnet
* scoop driver
* scoop neck
* scoop neckline
* scoop wheel
To lift, move, or collect with a scoop or as though with a scoop.
- He used both hands to scoop water and splash it on his face.
, date=December 27
, author=Mike Henson
, title=Norwich 0 - 2 Tottenham
, work=BBC Sport
, passage=Their first clear opportunity duly came courtesy of a mistake from Russell Martin, who was hustled off the ball by Bale, but the midfielder scooped
his finish well over the top as he bore down on the Norwich goal.}}
To learn something, especially something worthy of a news article, before (someone else).
To begin a vocal note slightly below the target pitch and then to slide up to the target pitch, especially in country music.
To consume an alcoholic beverage.
- The paper across town scooped them on the City Hall scandal.
- He was caught scooping in the local park.
* scoop in
* scoop out
* scoop the kitty
* scoop the pool
* scoop up