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Synonyms for spud

a sharp hand shovel for digging out roots and weeds


Related Words

initiate drilling operations, as for petroleum

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produce buds, branches, or germinate

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Spud is the Trainspotting character most viewers would like to see come out on top - and in T2 he reveals a hidden talent for story writing.
Managing Director of 88 Energy Limited, Dave Wall said, The path to spud has been relatively smooth due to the outstanding effort and coordination of the Icewine Team and the regulatory bodies in Alaska.
Her table candles were mounted on spuds, the menus pinned to spuds and the favours were spuds.
What is so nice about this movie is that it has not shifted from the previous Spud movie.
There are more than 1,000 different varieties of British spuds around, but many are in danger of disappearing because most shops and supermarkets don't stock the Heritage potatoes anymore.
Spud, the rare box crab, which is thought to be the largest ever found in British waters is displayed by Hayley Uhr
Retired orcharding consultant and farmer Ernie Crouch, 73, was digging spuds when he discovered the potato with two arms, two legs, a body, head and small nose.
We played for South Pelaw Boys Club, but one day Spud fell out with us.
But his celebrations turned sour when he was told Spud has a terminal kidney disease.
Tony found Spud with the note which read: "Seeing as you were so upset Tony we only borrowed Spud as a lucky mascot against France so you can now have him back - sorry for the upset.
Potato Head, the big-eyed toy spud, has donned a Santa Claus outfit, dressed up as the Easter Bunny and will soon become the intergalactic scourge Darth Tater.
Over the years, condemned by the dieticians as "stodge", shunned by those on a slimming diet, the good old English spud is, in fact, a fairly low energy food.
DOG owner Jenna Jones lost four socks before she realised her pup Spud was EATING them.
The terrier called Spud swallowed four of Jenna Jones's sports socks before he was found out.
These taste-tempting and highly profitable beer flavored fries from Aviko's Trend Sensations[TM] line feature three styles; a Skin-on Conventional 5/16 Cut, a Skin-on "The Big Fries[TM]" cut and a Skin-on Spud Ridges[TM] cut.