One entry found for dig.
Entry Word: dig
Function: verb
Text: 1 to hollow out or form (something) by removing earth <a backhoe dug a hole in the backyard to make a swimming pool>
Synonyms excavate, shovel
Related Word dredge; burrow, claw, grub; dig in; scoop, spade; delve; mine, quarry fill (in); smooth (out or over)
2 to take pleasure in <I really dig the CD I just bought> -- see ENJOY 1
3 slang
to recognize the meaning of <can you dig what I'm saying?> -- see COMPREHEND 1