Dig Meaning

There are 13 meaning(s) for word Dig

Dig Meaning 1 : turn up, loosen, or remove earth

    Synonyms : cut into,  delve,  turn over
Dig Meaning 2 : remove, harvest, or recover by digging

    Example : dig salt,dig coal

    Synonyms : dig out,  dig up
Dig Meaning 3 : the site of an archeological exploration

    Example : they set up camp next to the dig

    Synonyms : archeological site,  excavation
Dig Meaning 4 : an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect

    Example : she takes a dig at me every chance she gets

    Synonyms : barb,  gibe,  jibe,  shaft,  shot,  slam
Dig Meaning 5 : the act of touching someone suddenly with your finger or elbow

    Example : she gave me a sharp dig in the ribs

    Synonyms : jab
Dig Meaning 6 : remove the inner part or the core of

    Synonyms : excavate,  hollow
Dig Meaning 7 : the act of digging

    Synonyms : digging,  excavation
Dig Meaning 8 : create by digging

    Example : dig a hole,dig out a channel

    Synonyms : dig out
Dig Meaning 9 : get the meaning of something

    Synonyms : apprehend,  compass,  comprehend,  get the picture,  grasp,  grok,  savvy
Dig Meaning 10 : poke or thrust abruptly

    Synonyms : jab,  poke,  prod,  stab
Dig Meaning 11 : work hard

    Example : She was digging away at her math homework

    Synonyms : drudge,  fag,  grind,  labor,  labour,  moil,  toil,  travail
Dig Meaning 12 : a small gouge (as in the cover of a book)

    Example : the book was in good condition except for a dig in the back cover

Dig Meaning 13 : thrust down or into

    Example : dig the oars into the water,dig your foot into the floor

How to Pronounce Dig

  • dɪɡ