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British English: /ˈʃʌv(ə)l/
American English: /ˈʃəvəl/

Translation of shovel in Italian:


transitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -ll- (British English) -l- (American English)

  • spalare (dirt, snow) (off da)
    to shovel something into something
    spalare qualcosa in qualcosa
    to shovel food into one's mouth [informal]
    mangiare a quattro palmenti o ingozzarsi

Phrasal verbs

shovel up:

shovel up [something], shovel [something] up
spalare (dirt, leaves, snow)
Definition of shovel in:
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