French translation of “dig”
dig verb /diɡ/ (present participle digging, past tense, past participle dug /daɡ/)
› to turn up (earth) with a spade etc
Alison is outside digging the garden. › to make (a hole) in this way
The child dug a tunnel in the sand. › to poke
He dug his brother in the ribs with his elbow. digger noun › a machine for digging.
a mechanical digger. dig out › to get out by digging
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We had to dig the car out of the mud. › to find by searching
I’ll see if I can dig out that photo. dig up ›
We dug up that old tree They dug up a skeleton They’re digging up the road yet again.