dig around

v. dig a hole or a tunnel around

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • dig around — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms dig around : present tense I/you/we/they dig around he/she/it digs around present participle digging around past tense dug around past participle dug around 1) to try to find something inside a place or… …   English dictionary

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  • dig — [[t]dɪ̱g[/t]] ♦♦♦ digs, digging, dug 1) VERB If people or animals dig, they make a hole in the ground or in a pile of earth, stones, or rubbish. They tried digging in a patch just below the cave... [V n] Dig a largish hole and bang the stake in… …   English dictionary

  • dig — I UK [dɪɡ] / US verb Word forms dig : present tense I/you/we/they dig he/she/it digs present participle digging past tense dug UK [dʌɡ] / US past participle dug ** 1) [intransitive/transitive] to make a hole in earth or sand using your hands, a… …   English dictionary

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  • dig — vb Dig, delve, spade, grub, excavate mean to use a spade or similar utensil in breaking up the ground to a point below the surface and in turning or removing the earth or bringing to the surface of something below it. Dig, the commonest word,… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms


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