call a spade a spade and a shovel a shovel

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call a spade a spade and a shovel a shovel (third-person singular simple present calls a spade a spade and a shovel a shovel, present participle calling a spade a spade and a shovel a shovel, simple past and past participle called a spade a spade and a shovel a shovel)

  1. Alternative form of call a spade a spade.