Part of speech:
The definition of a spade is a flat-bladed tool used for digging, or a suit of cards marked with an image of an upside down heart such as this image - ♠
A tool with a pointed scoop for loosening soil, digging holes, etc. in a garden
To get along by tricky or evasive means.
A narrow, spoon-shaped instrument for surgical extraction in cavities or cysts.
To uncover and get from the ground or another surface in this way
To implement, to employ, to put into use.
To put on or off hastily or carelessly:
To be disposed of by sale:
To cause or allow to go, move, or proceed
(Intransitive) To dig, to excavate.
To remove muck or dirt from (a mine, for example).
The whole machine; machine tool
(Intransitive) To put a load on something.
To dig out (earth, soil, etc.)
Grub is defined as to dig, search through or work very hard.
Enter is defined as to come in, put in or get in.
A large, power-driven excavator having a hinged bucket, controlled by a boom or jointed arm, for scooping
The amount that a shovel can hold.
Find another word for shovel. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shovel, like: spade, trowel, shift, scoop, dig, take up, pick up, take up with a shovel, clean out, throw and snow-shovel.