a spade

a card of this suit.
spade

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  • Spade Cooley — Nombre real Donnell Clyde Cooley Nacimiento 17 de diciembre de 1910 Oklahoma, Estados Unidos Fallecimiento 23 de noviembre de 1969 Oakland (California), Estados Unidos Otros nombres …   Wikipedia Español

  • Spade (disambiguation) — Spade may refer to: *spade, a digging and gardening toolCard games*Spades (card game), a trick taking card game *Spades (suit), one of the four French suits commonly used in playing cardsPeople*David Spade, an American actor *Kate Spade, namesake …   Wikipedia

  • Spade — Spade, n. [AS. sp[ae]d; spada; akin to D. spade, G. spaten, Icel. spa[eth]i, Dan. & Sw. spade, L. spatha a spatula, a broad two edged sword, a spathe, Gr. spa qh. Cf. {Epaulet}, {Spade} at cards, {Spathe}, {Spatula}.] 1. An implement for digging… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spade bayonet — Spade Spade, n. [AS. sp[ae]d; spada; akin to D. spade, G. spaten, Icel. spa[eth]i, Dan. & Sw. spade, L. spatha a spatula, a broad two edged sword, a spathe, Gr. spa qh. Cf. {Epaulet}, {Spade} at cards, {Spathe}, {Spatula}.] 1. An implement for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spade handle — Spade Spade, n. [AS. sp[ae]d; spada; akin to D. spade, G. spaten, Icel. spa[eth]i, Dan. & Sw. spade, L. spatha a spatula, a broad two edged sword, a spathe, Gr. spa qh. Cf. {Epaulet}, {Spade} at cards, {Spathe}, {Spatula}.] 1. An implement for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spade (Texas) — Spade Lugar designado por el censo de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • spade — Ⅰ. spade [1] ► NOUN ▪ a tool with a rectangular metal blade and a long handle, used for digging. ► VERB ▪ dig over or move with a spade. ● call a spade a spade Cf. ↑call a spade a spade ORIGIN …   English terms dictionary

  • Spade-toothed whale — Conservation status Data Deficient (IUCN 3.1)[1] …   Wikipedia

  • Spade Independent School District — was a public school district based in the community of Spade, Texas (USA).The district had one school, Spade School, that served students in grades pre kindergarten through twelve.HistoryOn July 1, 2006, Spade ISD merged with Olton Independent… …   Wikipedia

  • spade — spade1 [spād] n. [ME < OE spadu, akin to Ger spaten < IE base * spē , long flat piece of wood > SPOON, Gr spathē] 1. a heavy, flat bladed, long handled tool used for digging by pressing the metal blade into the ground with the foot 2.… …   English World dictionary

  • Spade — (sp[=a]d), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Spaded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Spading}.] To dig with a spade; to pare off the sward of, as land, with a spade. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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