From King Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Gardening, Tools
troweltrow‧el /ˈtraʊəl/ noun [countable] 1 trowel.jpg DLGTZa garden tool like a very small spade2 TZa small tool with a flat blade, used for spreading cement on bricks etc3 lay it on with a trowel
Origin trowel (1300-1400) Old French truelle, from Late Latin truella, from Latin trua large deep spoon