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You should have heard him when he ladled out the talk to me.
She went to the crane at the fireplace, uncovered the hanging pot, and ladled out a deep bowl of steaming soup.
THE FALSE CHEVALIERWILLIAM DOUW LIGHTHALL
More invitations to Eli's room, more liquor ladled out and more money handed around to the company.
So he bought a pound of bacon, roasted it, caught the melted fat in a large iron spoon, and ladled it down his wife's throat.
He yielded and ladled out in the old-fashioned way, on the point of a knife-blade, what he believed to be the right amount.
Skenedonk went to the gigantic hearth, and one of the Jews ladled him out a bowlful of the cauldron stew, which he brought to me.
LAZARREMARY HARTWELL CATHERWOOD
Loathsome prigs, stiff conventions, editor of cheap magazines ladled in Sir Wots-his-name.
INSTIGATIONSEZRA POUND
Hildigund ladled up some broth, saying nothing, and Cappen ate it with pleasure, though it could have used more seasoning.
THE VALOR OF CAPPEN VARRAPOUL WILLIAM ANDERSON
The latter is received in an excavation made in the earth, from which it is ladled out into iron moulds.
Peggy herself ladled out the iced lemonade from the punch bowl.
BETTY LEE, FRESHMANDAVID GOODGER (GOODGER@PYTHON.ORG)

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