Usage examples for spade

  1. " 4 X, X, X Suit 1 Ace, X, X Below the average, and, therefore, " 2 King, X, X only " one Spade should be bid. – Auction of To-day by Milton C. Work
  2. He snatched the loaded rifle which one of the soldiers had exchanged for a spade and fired. – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau
  3. His weapon is the spade – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay