In no trump bids, the two of spades resumes its normal function as a spade .
He merely turned over huge clods of earth with one twist of a big spade and left them there, weeds still intact.
The traditional square blade of a spade may derive from its historical use as a tool to cut peat, sod or soft garden soil, none of which provide much resistance to the blade.
If the knock card is a spade , the points are doubled
He wanted to spade his potato garden, but it was very hard work.
Use a spading fork or shovel to lift clumps, then cut the clumps into sections with a spade , shovel, sharp knife, or pruning shears.
For a start, get a good spade , with a long enough handle for your height.
A good man to handle a shovel or spade , Eddie went quietly about his business, a gentleman throughout his life.
He dropped a spade on the first card and looked at her as she tossed another on top of his.
Between equal ranked pairs, the pair containing the spade is higher, irrespective of the suit of the other card.