A shovel is an implement or tool which can be used to help us uncover what is spiritually correct. Also, click to see other meanings of this dream.Spade A dream of a spade or a shovel means that there is a lot of tough work ahead.Spade Penetration; cutting; mind, thoughtsShovel 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 Symbolic of doing hard workShovel 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.