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Spoon, a domestic utensil used in eating liquids: “I will leave him; I have no long s.” Tp. II, 2, 103. “bespeak a long s. Why, Dromio? Marry, he must have a long s. that must eat with the devil,” Err. IV, 3, 62. 64 (proverb). John IV, 3, 131. “you'd spare your --s,” H8 V, 3, 168 (spoons being at that time, as to this day in Germany, the common present made by sponsors at a christening). V, 4, 40. Cor. I, 5, 6.
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