scoop [-ed, -ing] v

MLG < MDu, schoepe, vessel for drawing or bailing out water.

  1. Carve; hollow out; [fig.] draw; gather.
  2. Heap up; fall down on; turn upside down; [fig.] revolve in; orbit in; make a circular motion in.
  3. Remove; excavate; dig out; gather with the hands.
  4. Bore; empty; remove; take possession of; turn into a riverbed; form a concavity in.
  5. Cup; curve; curl; bend; flex; form a concave shape.