shovelful

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noun shov·el·ful \ˈshə-vəl-ˌfu̇l\

Definition of shovelful

plural

shovelfuls

play \ˈshə-vəl-ˌfu̇lz\ also

shovelsful

play \-vəlz-ˌfu̇l\
  1. :  as much as a shovel will hold

1533

First Known Use of shovelful

1533


SHOVELFUL Defined for English Language Learners

shovelful

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noun

Definition of shovelful for English Language Learners

  • : the amount that a shovel will hold

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