Examples of dig out in a Sentence
she dug her old art supplies out of the basement
without saying where she was going, the young woman dug out early the next morning
Recent Examples of dig out from the Web
In Game 3, sophomore libero Michelle Won dug out a powerful attack from Huntington Beach senior opposite Jillian Kim.
Never attempt to dig out excessive or hardened earwax with available items, such as a paper clip, a cotton swab or a hairpin.
Rescue workers in Mexico City raced Thursday to dig out a 12-year-old girl buried alive in the rubble of her school after a magnitude-7.1 earthquake struck Tuesday afternoon that killed at least 245 people, including 100 deaths in Mexico's capital.
The job of deciding how to move these mountains has been left to county and local officials, who hire debris-removal companies to help them dig out.
The job of deciding how to move these mountains has been left to county and local officials, who hire debris removal companies to help them dig out.
Meanwhile, the parts of the Trump administration tasked with helping the U.S. territory dig out of the hole are facing their own question marks.
Kansas City started 7-16 but has dug out of that hole to remain in postseason contention as the year draws to a close.
The ancient areas dug out in 2009 and 2010 have washed out to sea.
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First Known Use of dig out
dig out Synonyms
Synonymsascertain, descry, detect, determine, find, dig up, discover, dredge (up), ferret (out), find out, get, hit (on or upon), hunt (down or up), learn, locate, nose out, root (out), rout (out), rummage, run down, scare up, scout (up), track (down), turn up
Antonymsmiss, overlook, pass over
Related Wordsespy, sight, spot; look for, search (for or out), seek
Near Antonymslose, mislay, misplace, misset
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