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The children like to dig in the sand.
We dug a hole and planted the tree.
The boys were digging for worms.
a freshly dug grave
I really dig their music.
The more we argued, the more she dug her heels in.
By lying about the incident the minister has dug his own grave.
This is the British English definition of dig. View American English definition of dig.
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