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  • nounspade
  • verbdig
  • verbdigging tool

synonyms for shovel

  • trowel
  • scoop
  • excavate
  • dredge
  • load
  • unearth
  • shift
  • move
  • mine
  • muck
  • burrow
  • pass
  • delve
  • throw
  • pick up
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Also known as a beacon, a transceiver is just one part of a complete avalanche safety kit, which should also include, at the minimum, a probe and shovel.
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If you don’t typically get a lot of snow, you may be able to handle the job with a simple combination shovel or ergonomic shovel.
BEST SNOW SHOVEL: CLEAR YOUR DRIVEWAY FASTPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMJANUARY 19, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Features to consider when shopping for snow shovelsBefore deciding on which snow shovel to buy this winter, consider the design, quality of materials, as well as the types of jobs your shovel is built to handle.
BEST SNOW SHOVEL: CLEAR YOUR DRIVEWAY FASTPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMJANUARY 19, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Because of these common injuries, manufacturers have conducted research and designed ergonomic snow shovels with your comfort in mind.
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An electric shovel can speed up the job, or you can just work with well designed manual shovels.
BEST SNOW SHOVEL: CLEAR YOUR DRIVEWAY FASTPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMJANUARY 19, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
A sudden distaste for the monotonous toil with the shovel came upon him, and he felt the call of the wilderness.
THE GOLD TRAILHAROLD BINDLOSS
Coffee Jack, shovel in hand, kept the larger stones moving when they threatened to choke up the boxes.
GOLD-SEEKING ON THE DALTON TRAILARTHUR R. THOMPSON
Pit your shovel in here an' lift this pickle, an' no' stand there gapin' like a grisly ghost at the door o' hell!
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
Without more ado they secured a broken shovel and two case-knives and began operations.
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Far down below the stokers began to shovel coal like mad into the furnaces.
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