shovel in


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Verb1.shovel in - earn large sums of money; "Since she accepted the new position, she has been raking it in"
earn, realise, pull in, bring in, realize, gain, make, take in, clear - earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages; "How much do you make a month in your new job?"; "She earns a lot in her new job"; "this merger brought in lots of money"; "He clears $5,000 each month"
2.shovel in - eat a large amount of food quickly; "The children gobbled down most of the birthday cake"
eat - take in solid food; "She was eating a banana"; "What did you eat for dinner last night?"
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In spite of splitting headaches he would stagger down to the plant and take up his stand once more, and begin to shovel in the blinding clouds of dust.
He took the shovel from the grate, sprinkled a few live ashes on it, and from a box on the chimney-piece took a few pastiles, which he set upon them; then, with great composure began placidly waving the shovel in front of Mr Dolls, to cut him off from his company.
This could be done by enhancing the operator's ability to operate the shovel in the most effective way.
Calling the "8-1-1 Gopher State One Call" should be the homeowner and contractor's first step before putting a shovel in the ground and performing any excavation, construction, farming or digging.
The fake death report on the website read as "Miranda Fugate Lockwood died of serious head injuries after being hit with a shovel in the head by an old friend of hers named Emily Powers.
Worcester and Webster require owners to shovel in front of their properties; Shrewsbury and Auburn do not.
I do so because my local, Malt Shovel in Spon d closed last July nd remains closed.
It looks like sand and dirt would sift right through the holes, but they don't, so you can use this shovel in any soil.
Consider, for example, his account of the readymade shovel In Advance of the Broken Arm: "This Readymade illustrates the strength of the castration complex in Duchamp's psyche; he calls a shovel - an unmistakeable phallic symbol - a 'broken arm.