Teaspoonful in a sentence

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Definition of Teaspoonful

  • As much as teaspoon will hold; enough to fill a teaspoon. In cooking, it is usually estimated as 4.9 milliliters, which is 1/6 of a fluid ounce, or 1/3 of a tablespoonful. In cooking recipes it may be abbreviated as t.
  • as much as a teaspoon will hold

How to use teaspoonful in a sentence. Teaspoonful pronunciation.

We became as haggard and woe-begone a lot as ever ate provisions impregnated with salt; we turned wistfully from claret to a teaspoonful of water, and had tongues like pieces of blotting-paper.
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Mrs. Somers made a motion with her glass for Murphy to bring her the wine, and pouring a teaspoonful, held it to her mouth, as if she were practicing drinking healths.
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Mrs. Baines, while continuing to talk, chose a key from her bunch, unlocked the tea-caddy, and transferred four teaspoonfuls of tea from it to the teapot and relocked the caddy. "Strawberry," she mysteriously whispered to Maggie; and Maggie disappeared, bearing the tray and its contents.
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For several days I took no nourishment, except a teaspoonful of brandy and water which was given me as often as I could take it I continued to have fits every day for more than two years, nor did I ever entirely recover from the effects of that fright.
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ENGLISH DRAWN BUTTER 3 tablespoonfuls of butter 1/2 pint of boiling water 2 tablespoonfuls of flour 1/2 teaspoonful of salt 1 dash of pepper Rub two tablespoonfuls of butter and the flour together, add the boiling water, stir until boiling, add the salt and pepper; take from the fire, add the remaining tablespoonful of butter and it is ready for use.
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ANCHOVY SAUCE Rub two teaspoonfuls of anchovy essence with the butter and flour and then finish the same as English drawn butter.
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OR WHITE SAUCE 2 tablespoonfuls of butter 1/2 pint of milk 2 tablespoonfuls of flour 1/2 teaspoonful of salt 1 saltspoonful of pepper Rub the butter and flour together, add the milk cold and stir until boiling; add the pepper and salt and it is ready for use.
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BROWN BUTTER SAUCE 6 tablespoonfuls of butter 1 teaspoonful of mushroom catsup 1 tablespoonful of vinegar 4 tablespoonfuls of stock Melt the butter, brown it and then skim; pour it carefully into a clean saucepan, add the vinegar, catsup and stock, boil a minute, and it is ready for use.
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Rub half the butter and flour together, add the stock, stir until boiling and add one teaspoonful of kitchen bouquet, the salt and pepper, and then the truffles; cook ten minutes, add the remaining quantity of butter and use at once.
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Add a teaspoonful of onion juice, a half teaspoonful of salt and a saltspoonful of pepper.
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Add a half teaspoonful of salt, and strain.
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Add two level tablespoonfuls of flour, one teaspoonful of curry powder and a half teaspoonful of salt.
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Add a half teaspoonful of salt and a dash of cayenne.
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To do it successfully and have the articles handsome, beat the egg until well mixed, add a teaspoonful of olive oil, a tablespoonful of water and a dash of pepper.
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Add a tablespoonful of chopped parsley, a half teaspoonful of salt and a saltspoonful of pepper.
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Spanish or 2 Bermuda onions 2 level tablespoonfuls of butter 2 level tablespoonfuls of flour 1/2 pint of milk 6 eggs 1 teaspoonful of salt 1 saltspoonful of pepper 1/2 saltspoonful of grated nutmeg Separate the whites and yolks of the eggs.
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Make a half pint of cream sauce, add the minced chicken, a half teaspoonful of salt and a dash of red pepper.
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Add half cupful of milk, a half cupful of flour and two eggs, beaten separately, and a half teaspoonful of salt and a dash of pepper.
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Make a half pint of cream sauce, add to it a teaspoonful of grated onion and a teaspoonful of chopped celery.
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Add a half cupful of hot milk, a tablespoonful of butter, a teaspoonful of salt and a saltspoonful of pepper.
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Examples of Teaspoonful

Example #1
One morning we were sitting at breakfast when we heard a cock-crow, then another and another.
Example #2
Sport could only allay, it could not banish our sufferings.
Example #3
Her hands were beautiful, too; they all had handsome hands, whose movements were graceful and expressive.
Example #4
They all ate largely, especially the girl, whose wide mouth was filled with splendid teeth.
Example #5
They came back to her as a dream recurs.
Example #6
They seemed to her like cities of a dream.