Bedeutung von “dig” — Learner’s Dictionary


verb us uk /dɪɡ/ present participle digging, past tense and past participle dug
Extra Examples
Children love digging in the mud.He carried on digging.There was a pile of recently dug earth.They had been digging for diamonds.We had to dig quite deep to find any pipes.

B1 [ I, T ] to break or move the ground with a tool, machine, etc:

Digging the garden is good exercise.
dig a hole/tunnel, etc

B2 to make a hole in the ground by moving some of the ground or soil away:

They've dug a huge hole in the road.
→ See also dig the/up dirt on sb

(Definition von “dig verb” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)