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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “dig sth out”

dig sth out

informal phrasal verb with dig /dɪɡ/ verb (present tense digging, past tense and past participle dug)
to find something that you have not seen or used for a long time
找出(很久不见或未用的东西)
Mum dug out some old family photos to show me.
妈妈翻出一些家里的老照片给我看。
Finding and discovering
(Definition of dig sth out from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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