Translation of "dig" - English-Portuguese dictionary


verb uk /dɪɡ/ us /dɪɡ/ present participle digging, past tense and past participle dug

B1 to break up and move soil using a tool, a machine, or your hands

Digging in the garden is good exercise.

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

They dug a huge hole in the road.

(Translation of “dig” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)