uncover by taking away the earth
a quick push
speaking to sb in an unpleasant way
"they set up camp next to the dig"
"his parting shot was `drop dead'"
"she threw shafts of sarcasm"
"she takes a dig at me every chance she gets"
"the book was in good condition except for a dig in the back cover"
"there's an interesting excavation going on near Princeton"
"she gave me a sharp dig in the ribs"
"Dig we must"
"turn over the soil for aeration"
"dig a hole"
"dig out a channel"
"She was digging away at her math homework"
"Lexicographers drudge all day long"
"dig the oars into the water"
"dig your foot into the floor"
"the mining company wants to excavate the hillside"
"he jabbed his finger into her ribs"
"Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?"
An old stationmaster was digging in his garden.
出自： J. Buchan
She often digs at others as if she were better than anyone else.
I don't know exactly what he meant by that remark.He was obviously digging at somebody, but I don't know who it was.
我不知道他说那话是什么意思。他明显是在挖苦谁,但我不知道他挖苦的是谁。 dig at sth
He is digging at his algebra lessons.
他一连挖了几个小时。 dig sth ⇔ away
The workmen have dug away the foundations.
我们要挖倒这堵墙。 dig down for sth
He has to dig down for the window, for he broke it.
In those days we often went to dig for wild vegetables.
那时候我们常常去挖野菜。 dig sth for sb/oneself
The invaders are digging graves for themselves.
The soldiers were ordered to dig in.
They were attacked before they had time to dig in.
The enemy scarcely had time to dig in before our assault was on.
敌人还没有来得及挖好掩体,我们的进攻就开始了。 dig oneself in
Our soldiers have landed and are now digging themselves in.
As soon as they had seized the enemy position, the infantry dug themselves in.
The fighters steadily dug themselves in.
战士们沉着地挖掘战壕。 dig sth ⇔ in
Dig this chemical in and your crops will grow faster.
The chemical fertilizer should be well dug in.
化学肥料应该均匀地混入土壤中。 dig in
John dug in and finished his homework quickly.
Come on! Dig in before the food goes cold.
The boys dug in ravenously.
Don't stand on ceremony — dig in!
Mother set the food on the table and told the children to dig in.
妈妈将食品摆在餐桌上告诉孩子开始吃。 dig in to sth
They dug in to the meal.
He sat down and at once dug in to his meal.
He dug in to a pie.
他津津有味地吃馅饼。 dig in
The more the boss tries to get rid of her, the more she digs in.
老板越是想除掉她,她就越是拼命保住自己的地位。 dig oneself in
If anyone is to be dismissed when the company falls on hard times, it won't be Jack; he's dug himself in too well.
It's very difficult to dig into the cliff.
Fingers like prongs of steel dug into his throat.
Their fists were clenched so tightly that their nails dug deep into their palms.
他们紧握着拳头,指甲深深地捏进了手心。 dig sth into sth
The child dug his fingers into the sand.
She dug her spoon into the pudding.
He dug his elbow into my ribs.
他用胳膊肘顶了一下我的肋部。 dig into sth
The detectives are digging into this whole business.
The police are digging into the case.
The young worker dug into Lu Hsun's works.
He spent several weeks digging into the problem.
They dug into Chinese history.
They have dug out the foundations of the new houses.
He dug the stones out.
The doctor had to dig the bullet out.
The rescuers managed to dig out the trapped miners.
What a miracle!The rescue-party dug out from underneath the debris an infant who was intact and still alive!
真是个奇迹!救援队从废墟中挖出一个婴儿,他竟然还活着,而且毫发未伤。 dig sb/sth out of/from sth
The injured men have been dug out of the snow.
Some people are still being dug out of the ruins of the building.
After the earthquake some survivors were dug out from underneath a tangle of fallen beams and debris.
Some gold coins were dug out from the ground.
几枚金币从地下挖了出来。 dig sth ⇔ out
Why did you dig out all these old magazines?
Where did you dig out the old books?
Newspapermen are good at digging out information.
The truth was dug out.
真相被揭露出来了。 dig sth out of sb/sth
We must dig the truth out of him.
Jack dug his sled out of the cellar.
Quite a number of valuable details were dug out of libraries and archives by the group of researchers.
这组研究人员从图书和档案资料中查找出相当一批有价值的详细资料。 dig out
She didn't say where to go, just dug out.