Spade vs Spide - What's the difference?
As an adjective spade
As a noun spide is
(northern irish english|pejorative) a chav or smick.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
From (etyl) spadu, spada, from (etyl) .
A garden tool with a handle and a flat blade for digging. Not to be confused with a shovel which is used for moving earth or other materials.
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A playing card marked with the symbol .
- 'Make your mind easy,' Ratsey said; 'I have dug too often in this graveyard for any to wonder if they see me with a spade .'
(offensive, ethnic slur) A black person.
A cutting instrument used in flensing a whale.
- I've got only one spade in my hand.
To turn over soil with a spade to loosen the ground for planting.
(videogaming) To collect and statistically analyze data, for the purpose of determining the underlying random number generator structure or numeric formula.
Compare spay, noun.
(Northern Irish English, pejorative) a chav or smick.
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*[http://www.bbc.co.uk/northernireland/gmhp/dictionary/dictionary_s.shtml] BBC list of Belfast slang