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dig /dɪɡ/ verb (past tense and past participle dug /dʌɡ/, present participle digging)
dig noun [countable]

Irregular Forms: (dug)


حفر ، حفاری ، کنایه ، کندن ، (مج). کاوش کردن ، فرو کردن

: dig (to)

معماری: حفر کردن
dig
[verb]
Synonyms:
- excavate, burrow, delve, hollow out, mine, quarry, scoop, tunnel
- investigate, delve, dig down, go into, probe, research, search
- with out
or
up: find, discover, expose, uncover, unearth, uproot
- poke, drive, jab, prod, punch, thrust
[noun]
Synonyms:
- poke, jab, prod, punch, thrust
- cutting remark, barb, crack (slang), gibe, insult, jeer, sneer, taunt, wisecrack (informal)
Related Words: quarry, enter, penetrate, pierce, probe, dig up, root, rootle, root out
English Thesaurus: comment, remark, point, observation, aside, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

I. dig1 S2 /dɪɡ/ verb (past tense and past participle dug /dʌɡ/, present participle digging)
[Date: 1100-1200; Origin: Perhaps from Old English dic 'ditch']

1. [intransitive and transitive] to move earth, snow etc, or to make a hole in the ground, using a spade or your hands
dig a hole/trench/grave etc
They dig a small hole in the sand to bury their eggs.
dig down
Dig down about 6 inches.
dig for
birds digging for worms

2. [transitive] to remove something, especially vegetables, from the ground using a spade:
freshly dug carrots

3. [intransitive, transitive always + adverb/preposition] to put your hand into something, especially in order to search for something:
She dug around in her bag for a pen.
He dug his hands deep into his pockets.

4. dig your heels in to refuse to do something in spite of other people’s efforts to persuade you

5. dig deep to use something which you have, especially money or effort, which you would not normally need:
With one man sent off, the team had to dig deep and hang on for a draw.

6. dig a hole for yourself (also dig yourself into a hole) to get yourself into a difficult situation by doing or saying the wrong thing

7. dig somebody out of trouble/a mess/a hole etc to help a person or organization get out of trouble

8. dig your own grave to do something that will cause serious problems for you in the future

9. [transitive] old-fashioned to like something:
I dig that hat!

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

II. dig2 noun [countable]

1. a joke or remark that you make to annoy or criticize someone
dig at
He couldn’t resist a dig at the referee.
Here was a chance to have a dig at trade unionists.

2. give somebody a dig to push someone quickly and lightly with your finger or elbow:
Ginnie gave her sister a dig in the ribs.

3. an organized process of digging in order to find ancient objects for study:
an archaeological dig

4. digs [plural] British English old-fashioned a room that you pay rent to live in
in digs
He’s 42 and still living in digs.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

dig
noun
I. hard push
ADJ. sharp
VERB + DIG give She gave him a sharp dig in the ribs.
feel, get
PHRASES a dig in the ribs

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

dig
II. critical remark
ADJ. little | sly I resisted the temptation to get in a sly dig at Fred.
VERB + DIG get in, have, make
PREP. ~ about, ~ at They were having a little dig at her about the way she tells everybody else what to do.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

dig
III. in the ground
ADJ. archaeological
VERB + DIG go on I went on an archaeological dig over the summer.
DIG + VERB reveal sth The dig revealed the site of a Roman villa.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

dig
verb
ADV. deep We'll have to dig quite deep to get at the roots.
PREP. for digging for buried treasure
through digging through solid clay

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary


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