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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to digging:   (167 results)

Often used in the same context:
excavating, unearthing, burying, burrowing, shoveling, poking, combing, sifting, plowing, uncovering, rummaging, crawling, scouring, tunneling, trudging, reburying, delving, digged, spaded, dynamiting, piling, exhuming, ferreting, scraping, extracting, searching, grinding, bulldozing, salting, wading, laying, dig deep, finding, plugging, chiseling, tilling, trenching, weeding, picking, dumping, tearing, mucking, scrounging, slogging, surveying, blasting, retrieving, disinterring, patching, tidying, scooping, mortaring, planting, whacking, hauling, chipping, tamped, collecting, mulching, rototill, carting, raiding, shoring, carving, drudging, pulling, stringing, stashing, cremating, dissecting, emplacing, hiding, ripping, cleaning, piecing, grub hoe, raking, dusting, tapping, seeping, mopping, peeking, chewing, draining, putting, toiling, dowsing, hoeing, constructing, sawing, bushwhacking, repairing, hosing, reattaching, clambering, pumping, scrubbing, clawing, dredge, mowing, sneaking, turfing, excavation, ploughing, drilling, prospecting, quarrying, dredging, polishing, baking, looting, excavations, farming, hunting, boring, gathering, harvesting, chopping, cutting, building, painting, testing, weaving, dressing, grading, killing

Appears in the definition of:
., burrow, clam, claw, cut, dig, digging up, dig out, dig up, disinterment, ditch spade, entrenching tool, excavate, excavation, exhumation, fatigue, fatigue duty, fork, fossorial, fossorial foot, fossorial mammal, gravedigger, long-handled spade, mattock, sapper, spud, stump spud, trenching spade, tunnel, turn up, tusk, unearth

More general:
creating by removal, hunt, hunting, search, searching

Synonyms:
dig, excavation, ransacking, rummage

Also try:
— Nouns for digging: stick, sticks, ants, machine, scene, machines, out, tools, equipment, days, business, more...

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See digging used in context: 37 rhymes, 2 Shakespeare works, several books and articles.

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