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dig

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1 a quick thrust

  • gave him a dig in the ribs with my elbow
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2 an act or expression showing scorn and usually intended to hurt another's feelings

  • got in a couple of digs about lawyers at my friendʼs expense
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3 digs plural a room or set of rooms in a private house or a block used as a separate dwelling place

  • check out my new digs on the north side of town
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apartment, diggings [chiefly British], flat [chiefly British], lodgings, suite, tenement

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dig

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1 to hollow out or form (something) by removing earth

  • a backhoe dug a hole in the backyard to make a swimming pool
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2 to take pleasure in

  • I really dig bluegrass music
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be partial to, get a kick out of (or charge), go for, have a soft spot for, take to

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3 to have a clear idea of

  • can you dig what Iʼm saying?
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pick up on

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4 to urge or push forward with or as if with a pointed object

  • every time I slowed down, he'd dig me in the ribs
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