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a dialect word for shovel
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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  • The whole day I went from one shool to another, but they would not let me in.

    Ghetto Comedies

    Israel Zangwill
  • shool, to saunter idly, to become a vagabond, to beg rather than work.

    The Slang Dictionary John Camden Hotten
  • F's said to have come from Norway, and also from "shool Skerry," 2-4.

    The Testimony of Tradition David MacRitchie
  • And there, in the corner of the shool, stands a boy who never takes his eyes off the Rabbi's face.

    Yiddish Tales Various
  • In the court of the shool the men begin to recite the blessing on the moon.

    Stories and Pictures Isaac Loeb Peretz
  • On the other hand, the women's gallery in the shool is full.

    Stories and Pictures Isaac Loeb Peretz
  • Evidently they could not rest in their graves, and have also come into the shool.

    Yiddish Tales Various
  • And I fancy I see them flying in the shool, up and down, up and down.

    Yiddish Tales Various
  • Not a sound is heard in the shool, not an eyelid quivers, not a breath is drawn.

    Yiddish Tales Various
  • "Your mother-in-law has brought you a wig and a hood for the procession to the shool," said her own mother.

    Yiddish Tales Various

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