What are the hyponyms for dig?

Hyponyms for dig

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Definitions for dig

  • noun - the act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow; "she gave me a sharp dig in the ribs"
  • verb - get the meaning of something; "Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?"
  • noun - the act of digging; "there's an interesting excavation going on near Princeton"
  • verb - poke or thrust abruptly; "he jabbed his finger into her ribs"
  • verb - turn up
  • verb - remove the inner part or the core of; "the mining company wants to excavate the hillside"
  • verb - create by digging; "dig a hole"; "dig out a channel"
  • verb - thrust down or into; "dig the oars into the water"; "dig your foot into the floor"
  • verb - remove
  • verb - work hard; "She was digging away at her math homework"; "Lexicographers drudge all day long"
  • noun - a small gouge (as in the cover of a book); "the book was in good condition except for a dig in the back cover"
  • noun - an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect; "his parting shot was `drop dead'"; "she threw shafts of sarcasm"; "she takes a dig at me every chance she gets"
  • noun - the site of an archeological exploration; "they set up camp next to the dig"
  • Pronounciation of dig

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    Synonyms for dig

    slam archeological site barb jab excavation shot jibe digging shaft gibe get the picture compass prod cut into dig out toil drudge comprehend apprehend stab turn over dig up fag moil savvy poke excavate labor travail grok grasp delve hollow labour grind

    Antonyms for dig

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    Holonyms for dig

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    Hypernyms for dig

    gouge input creating by removal nick site touch dent remark land site touching ding comment understand take hollow out work take away core out do work thrust withdraw excavate remove hollow unearth

    Meronyms for dig

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    Sounds like dig

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