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Use "shovels" in a sentence
"Remember those long-handled tools, with a black scoop on the end, called shovels … it's time to actually make use of them this winter."
"Those living in remote areas might want to keep spare equipment in their car or truck, such as shovels, flashlight, matches, blankets, spare clothes, food and water, in the event of becoming stranded in a storm."
"Using draft animals or hand tools such as shovels, begin removing the soil from the upper half of the strip, i.e., midline to upper contour line (the cut) and place it on the lower half (the fill)."