Meaning of “dig in” in the English Dictionary

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"dig in" in British English

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dig in

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

(Definition of “dig in” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dig in" in American English

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dig in

infml
phrasal verb with dig us /dɪɡ/ verb present participle digging, past tense and past participle dug /dʌɡ/

to start eating, esp. eagerly:

The food’s getting cold – dig in!

(Definition of “dig in” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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