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shovel

noun [C]  us   /ˈʃʌv·əl/
a tool consisting of a wide blade attached to a long handle, used for digging up or moving loose material, such as earth or snow
shovel
verb [T]  us   /ˈʃʌv·əl/
Sally is outside shoveling snow away from the driveway.
Translations of “shovel”
in Arabic رَفش…
in Korean 삽…
in Malaysian penyodok…
in French pelle…
in Turkish kürek…
in Italian pala, badile…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鏟, (大機器的)鏟鬥, 一鏟(的量)…
in Russian лопата…
in Polish łopata, szufla…
in Vietnamese cái xẻng…
in Spanish pala…
in Portuguese pá…
in Thai พลั่ว…
in German die Schaufel…
in Catalan pala…
in Japanese シャベル, ショベル…
in Indonesian sekop…
in Chinese (Simplified) 铲, (大机器的)铲斗, 一铲(的量)…
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