Symbolic of doing hard work Related DreamsShovel Used to uncover or dig into the situationShovel 1. Ready to ﬁnd out (dig for) answers to long-standing questions. 2. Trying to understand oneself better. 3. Change of life is suggested as indicated by the presence of shovels.Shovel If you dream that you are using a shovel it is an indication that perseverance and hard work will be your means of achieving your ambition.