What does the word spoonful mean?

Usage examples for spoonful

  1. We will allow that Margaret did take " once, twice, or so" a spoonful of rum; but nothing else that we meet with in the account of her, gives the shadow of foundation for the charge of delirium tremens. – Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism by Allen Putnam
  2. Composition, half a tea- spoonful. – The American Reformed Cattle Doctor by George Dadd
  3. In addition- every hour- a coffee- spoonful of the following medicine. – Dramatic Technique by George Pierce Baker