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 - ♠
To get along by tricky or evasive means.
To put on or off hastily or carelessly:
A narrow, spoon-shaped instrument for surgical extraction in cavities or cysts.
A tool with a pointed scoop for loosening soil, digging holes, etc. in a garden
To uncover and get from the ground or another surface in this way
To be disposed of by sale:
To implement, to employ, to put into use.
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 35 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shovel, like: spade, shift, take up with a shovel, clean out, throw, scoop, trowel, pick up, dig, move and take up.