To place a scoop or spoonful of a semi-liquid food, such as whipped cream, on top of another food. The term also refers to the scoop or spoonful of food, as in "a dollop of whipped cream."
a small measure (usually of food)
a large spoonful, heaping
a portion of a soft, creamy food, such as whipped cream or sour cream, used to give a finishing touch to a serving of food
An imprecise measurement, roughly a heaped tablespoon.
To add a small amount, such as a scoop or spoonful, of a semiliquid food to garnish another food.
A spoonful of soft food, such as mashed potatoes or whipped cream. It may also mean a dash or "splash" of soda water, water, or other liquid if referring to liquid.
An indeterminent measure of soft food, such as whipped cream, spooned onto a dish or other food.
A heaped tablespoon full.