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1. coal-black

adjective. of the blackest black; similar to the color of jet or coal.

Synonyms

  • jet
  • pitchy
  • sooty
  • achromatic
  • jet-black

Antonyms

  • colorful
  • subjective
  • reactive
  • positive

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Words that Rhyme with Coal Shovel

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Example sentences of the word coal-shovel


1. Noun Phrase
For mixing soil on potting tables, a short-handled, light-weight coal shovel is just the right tool.

2. Noun Phrase
A coal shovel is notable for its slightly longer handle and broad blade.

2. shovel

noun. ['ˈʃʌvəl'] a hand tool for lifting loose material; consists of a curved container or scoop and a handle.

Synonyms

  • hand tool
  • scoop
  • hand shovel
  • scoop shovel
  • post-hole digger

Etymology

  • shovele (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. shovel

verb. ['ˈʃʌvəl'] dig with or as if with a shovel.

Synonyms

  • dig
  • turn over
  • delve

Etymology

  • shovele (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. shovel

noun. ['ˈʃʌvəl'] a machine for excavating.

Synonyms

  • steam shovel
  • power shovel
  • digger
  • machine
  • dredge
  • excavator

Etymology

  • shovele (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. shovel

noun. ['ˈʃʌvəl'] the quantity a shovel can hold.

Synonyms

  • shovelful
  • spadeful

Etymology

  • shovele (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. shovel

noun. ['ˈʃʌvəl'] a fire iron consisting of a small shovel used to scoop coals or ashes in a fireplace.

Etymology

  • shovele (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. coal

noun. ['ˈkoʊl'] fossil fuel consisting of carbonized vegetable matter deposited in the Carboniferous period.

Synonyms

  • wood coal
  • soft coal
  • vegetable matter
  • anthracite coal
  • hard coal
  • C
  • lignite
  • bituminous coal
  • fossil fuel
  • carbon
  • atomic number 6
  • brown coal
  • anthracite

Antonyms

  • recall
  • freeze
  • demand
  • extinguish

Etymology

  • cole (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • col (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. coal

verb. ['ˈkoʊl'] supply with coal.

Synonyms

  • provide
  • render
  • furnish

Antonyms

  • lose
  • undeceive
  • give
  • emit

Etymology

  • cole (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • col (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. coal

noun. ['ˈkoʊl'] a hot fragment of wood or coal that is left from a fire and is glowing or smoldering.

Synonyms

  • ember

Antonyms

  • take
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • cole (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • col (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. coal

verb. ['ˈkoʊl'] burn to charcoal.

Synonyms

  • combust
  • burn

Etymology

  • cole (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • col (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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