- a fire iron consisting of a small shovel used to scoop coals or ashes in a fireplace
- Throw the shovel!
- Do you have a shovel I can borrow?
- He went to the hardware store to get a shovel.
- We'll have to shovel the snow off the roof.
- Do you want me to fix your broken shovel or don't you?
- They were clearing the snow from the sidewalk with a shovel.
- He digs untiring with his shovel, yet the hole is not deep enough, never deep enough.
- It'll take some time to shovel all the snow off the roof.
- Pretty soon along came a steam shovel and dug a road through the hill covered with daisies.
- The Germans have an inhuman way of cutting up their verbs. Now a verb has a hard time enough of it in this world when it's all together. It's downright inhuman to split it up. But that's just what those Germans do. They take part of a verb and put it down here, like a stake, and they take the other part of it and put it away over yonder like another stake, and between these two limits they just shovel in German.
- Crawler shovel loaders
- Front-end shovel loaders
- Front-end shovel loaders:
- Mechanical shovel loaders
- Flat-bottomed shovel with vertical sides.