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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theydig over
he/she/itdigs over
present participledigging over
past tensedug over
past participledug over
  1. to dig ground in order to prepare it for new plants

    The first job was to dig over the flowerbeds.

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