dig

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delve

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like

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understand

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cutting remark

rented accommodation

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dig in

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dig into something

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dig something or someone out: excavate

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dig something or someone out: find

dig something or someone up: unearth

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to break, turn over, or remove (earth or sand, for example) with or as if with a tool

to make by digging

to go into or through for the purpose of making discoveries or acquiring information

to find by investigation

to cause to penetrate with force

to thrust against or into

to receive pleasure from

an act of thrusting into or against, as to attract attention

a flippant or sarcastic remark

a building or shelter where one lives

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the site of an archeological exploration

an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect

a small gouge (as in the cover of a book)

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the act of digging

the act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow

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create by digging

remove, harvest, or recover by digging

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thrust down or into

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remove the inner part or the core of

poke or thrust abruptly

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References in periodicals archive ?
Due to the league that we play in, the facility standards required are very demanding with a permanent barrier required around the pitch, dug outs and FA approved changing rooms and clubhouse.
There was also a frank exchange between the two dug outs as the situation threatened to get out of hand.
But tomorrow the duo will be in opposite dug outs and determined to make the other suffer in terms of winning the game.
The game threatened to boil over on the hour mark when a string of niggly skirmishes finally erupted into a brawl near the dug outs.
This year they have concentrated on new dug outs which will house 11 members of each team.