how to pronounce spade


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“… the chemist passes you a spade and …”

meanings of spade


  1. A hart or stag three years old.
  2. A cutting instrument used in flensing a whale.
  3. A garden tool with a handle and a flat blade for digging. Not to be confused with a shovel which is used for moving earth or other materials.
  4. A castrated man or animal.
  5. A black person.
  6. A playing card marked with the symbol ♠.


  1. To turn over soil with a spade to loosen the ground for planting.


  1. A surname​.

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