Dig

Dig

, n. 1. A thrust; a punch; a poke; as, a dig in the side or the ribs. See Dig, v. t., 4. [Colloq.]
[1913 Webster]

2. A plodding and laborious student. [Cant, U.S.]
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3. A tool for digging. [Dial. Eng.]
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]

4. An act of digging.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]

5. An amount to be dug.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]

6. (Mining) same as Gouge.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]

7. a critical and sometimes sarcastic or insulting remark, but often good-humored; as, celebrities at a roast must suffer through countless digs.
[PJC]

8. An archeological excavation site.
[PJC]

 

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