Definisi 'dig'

English to English
noun
1 the site of an archeological exploration Terjemahkan
Example:
they set up camp next to the dig
source: wordnet30

2 an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect Terjemahkan
Example:
his parting shot was `drop dead'
she threw shafts of sarcasm
she takes a dig at me every chance she gets
source: wordnet30

3 a small gouge (as in the cover of a book) Terjemahkan
Example:
the book was in good condition except for a dig in the back cover
source: wordnet30

4 the act of digging Terjemahkan
Example:
there's an interesting excavation going on near Princeton
source: wordnet30

5 the act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow Terjemahkan
Example:
she gave me a sharp dig in the ribs
source: wordnet30

6 A thrust; a punch; a poke; as, a dig in the side or the ribs. See Dig, v. t., 4. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

7 A tool for digging. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
8 turn up, loosen, or remove earth Terjemahkan
Example:
Dig we must
turn over the soil for aeration
source: wordnet30

9 create by digging Terjemahkan
Example:
dig a hole
dig out a channel
source: wordnet30

10 work hard Terjemahkan
Example:
She was digging away at her math homework
Lexicographers drudge all day long
source: wordnet30

11 remove, harvest, or recover by digging Terjemahkan
Example:
dig salt
dig coal
source: wordnet30

12 thrust down or into Terjemahkan
Example:
dig the oars into the water
dig your foot into the floor
source: wordnet30

13 remove the inner part or the core of Terjemahkan
Example:
the mining company wants to excavate the hillside
source: wordnet30

14 poke or thrust abruptly Terjemahkan
Example:
he jabbed his finger into her ribs
source: wordnet30

15 get the meaning of something Terjemahkan
Example:
Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?
source: wordnet30

16 To turn up, or delve in, (earth) with a spade or a hoe; to open, loosen, or break up (the soil) with a spade, or other sharp instrument; to pierce, open, or loosen, as if with a spade. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

17 To work with a spade or other like implement; to do servile work; to delve. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

18 To work hard or drudge; Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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