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  • as inscoop
  • as inshovel
  • as indelve
  • as indig
  • as inexcavate
  • as ingrub

synonyms for spaded

  • clear away
  • dig
  • dig out
  • gouge
  • lift
  • pick up
  • remove
  • scrape
  • bail
  • dip
  • empty
  • excavate
  • gather
  • grub
  • hollow
  • lade
  • ladle
  • spade
  • sweep away
  • sweep up
  • take up
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antonyms for spaded

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  • drop
  • lower
  • spend
  • weaken
  • fill
  • raise
    • strengthen
    • fill
    • cover
    • withdraw
    • bury
    • misunderstand
    • dislike
    • increase
    • exit
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    How to use spaded in a sentence

    There was a small patch of fallow ground, that needed only to be spaded up to become a promising garden-spot.
    THE BOY SETTLERSNOAH BROOKS
    When the bed is empty, in the spring, have a good coating of manure spaded in and proceed again with the sowing.
    A WOMAN'S HARDY GARDENHELENA RUTHERFURD ELY
    The ground for such walks should be spaded deeply with plenty of manure, raked carefully and made very smooth.
    A WOMAN'S HARDY GARDENHELENA RUTHERFURD ELY
    The trenches for the rows should be spaded twenty inches deep, and a part of the surface-soil put in the bottom.
    SOIL CULTUREJ. H. WALDEN
    He spaded and mulched and pruned it, and guarded it in the winter from rodent rabbits and in summer from terebrant grubs.
    NOT PRETTY, BUT PRECIOUSJOHN HAY, ET AL.
    The second thing to do is to work this spaded-up soil over and over until it is thoroughly pulverized.
    ABC OF GARDENINGEBEN EUGENE REXFORD
    This can be put on as a heavy mulch around the trees but some of it should also be spaded into the ground.
    GROWING NUTS IN THE NORTHCARL WESCHCKE
    If the ground has been plowed or spaded well during the winter, a good harrowing or raking should be given.
    PRAIRIE FARMER, VOL. 56: NO. 4, JANUARY 26, 1884VARIOUS
    Mrs. Miner, rake in hand, was pulverizing the beds as fast as he spaded, her face flushed and almost happy.
    WAYSIDE COURTSHIPSHAMLIN GARLAND
    Every four years the flower borders need to be spaded, well manured, and replanted.
    ONTARIO TEACHERS' MANUALS: HOUSEHOLD SCIENCE IN RURAL SCHOOLSMINISTRY OF EDUCATION ONTARIO
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