1 the quantity a scoop will hold [syn: scoopful]
2 a hollow concave shape made by removing something [syn: pocket]
3 a news report that is reported first by one news organization; "he got a scoop on the bribery of city officials" [syn: exclusive]
4 street names for gamma hydroxybutyrate [syn: soap, max, liquid ecstasy, grievous bodily harm, goop, Georgia home boy, easy lay]
5 the shovel or bucket of dredge or backhoe [syn: scoop shovel]
6 a large ladle; "he used a scoop to serve the ice cream"
1 take out or up with or as if with a scoop; "scoop the sugar out of the container" [syn: scoop out, lift out, scoop up, take up]
- , /skuːp/, /sku:p/
- Rhymes: -uːp
- Any cup- or bowl-shaped tool, usually including a handle used to lift and move
loose or soft solid material.
- She kept a scoop in the dog food
- The amount or
volume of loose or solid
material held by a particular scoop.
- Use one scoop of coffee for each pot.
- I'll have one scoop of chocolate ice-cream
- Use one scoop of coffee for each pot.
- A story or fact; especially, news learned and
reported before anyone else.
- He listened carefully, in hopes of getting the scoop on the debate.''
- 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.
amount held by a scoop
news learned and reported before anyone else
- Finnish: skuuppi
- Mandarin: (dújiāxīnwén)
- Spanish: primicia
opening in an automobile to admit air
- To lift, move, or collect with a scoop or as though with a
- He used both hands to scoop water and splash it on his face.
- To learn something, especially something worthy of a news article, before (someone
- The paper across town scooped them on the City Hall scandal.
- To begin a vocal note slightly below the target pitch and then to slide up to the target pitch, especially in country music.
learn something before (someone else)
Scoop may refer to:
Related to journalism
- Scoop (term), a news story, particularly connotating a new or developing story with aspects of importance and excitement, normally an exclusive for the journalist involved
(novel), a 1938 satirical novel by Evelyn Waugh set in the
world of foreign correspondence
- Scoop (1987 TV film) based on the novel
- Scoop (news website), a news website based in New Zealand
- Scoop (journalism magazine), a quarterly publication by the Australian Journalists Association
Related to the shape
- A shovel-like tool, particularly one deep and curved, used in digging, the act of using such a tool, or a rough measure of volume equal to the carrying capacity of a scoop
- Scoop stretcher, (or clamshell, Robertson Orthopedic Stretcher), a device used specifically for casualty lifting
- Scoop (utensil), a specialized spoon for serving
- Henry M. Jackson, also known as "Scoop" Jackson, a mid-20th-century American senator
- Fatman Scoop, an american rapper.
- Scoop (album), a 1983 collection of out-takes and demo versions by Pete Townshend; also similar projects Another Scoop, Scoop 3, and a CD compendium Scooped
- Scoop (theater), a type of wide area lighting fixture
- Scoop (cricket), a modern shot in cricket which involves reversing the grip on the bat
- Scoop (software), a Perl content management system
- SCOOP (software), the Simple Concurrent Object-Oriented Programming extension for concurrent programming in the Eiffel programming language
- Scoop (2006 film), a Woody Allen movie starring Hugh Jackman and Scarlett Johansson
- Scoop (dance project), a Belgian dance project by Jan Vervloet
scoop in German: Scoop (Begriffsklärung)
scoop in French: Scoop
scoop in Italian: Scoop
scoop in Hebrew: סקופ (פירושונים)
scoop in Dutch: Scoop
scoop in Japanese: スクープ
scoop in Polish: Scoop
scoop in Portuguese: Scoop
scoop in Swedish: Scoop (flera betydelser)
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