What does it mean call an ace an ace and a spade a spade?

Answer To speak honestly and directly about a topic, specifically topics that others may avoid speaking about due to their sensitivity or embarrassing nature.

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How to Tie a Spade End Hook?

Spade end hooks are used by many anglers in the British Isles and Europe when fishing for carp. Featuring a small diameter wire, spade hooks are not readily found or used by anglers in the United S... Read More »

What is a spade terminal?

A spade terminal is an electrical connector with a blade shape that slightly resembles some garden spades. Some spade terminal blades are solid and some have slotted ends designed to be secured wi... Read More »

How to Use a Spade for Landscape Edging?

A spade looks almost identical to a shovel except that the bottom edge is straight instead of curved. This design allows you to create a perfectly straight cut in the soil as opposed to the curved ... Read More »

Who invented the spade shovel?

The spade shovel has been used by many cultures and dates to prehistory. The earliest spades came about around the advent of agriculture and were likely made from flat animals bones such as the sho... Read More »