Bedeutung von "dig sth up" - als Fremdsprache

dig sth up

phrasal verb with dig uk us /dɪɡ/ verb (present participle digging, past tense and past participle dug)

to take something out of the ground by digging:

Could you dig up a few potatoes for dinner?

to break the ground or make a hole in the ground with a tool, machine, etc:

They're digging up the road outside my house.

to discover information that is secret or forgotten by searching very carefully:

See if you can dig up anything interesting about his past.

(Definition von "dig sth up" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)