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dig (yourself) in

verb uk phrasal verb with dig   /dɪɡ/ ( present participle digging, past tense and past participle dug) us  
to make arrangements to protect yourself from an attack by the enemy in a war situation, for example by digging trenches (= long, narrow holes)
Translations of “dig (yourself) in”
in Chinese (Traditional) (挖壕溝等)掩蔽,防禦…
in Chinese (Simplified) (挖壕沟等)掩蔽,防御…
(Definition of dig (yourself) in from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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