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dig into

See definition of dig into on Dictionary.com
  • as indeplete
  • as inexamine
  • as inexplore
  • as ingo into
  • as insift

synonyms for dig into

  • bankrupt
  • decrease
  • diminish
  • drain
  • empty
  • expend
  • impoverish
  • lessen
  • reduce
  • sap
  • squander
  • undermine
  • use up
  • weaken
  • bleed
  • draw
  • evacuate
  • finish
  • milk
  • spend
  • waste
  • dry up
  • suck dry
  • wash up

antonyms for dig into

MOST RELEVANT
  • develop
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • extend
  • fill
  • grow
  • increase
  • raise
  • save
  • strengthen
  • create
  • hoard
  • add
  • augment
  • give
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How to use dig into in a sentence

And if he was worried about Farmer Green's cat, why didn't he dig a hole for himself at once, and get out of harm's way?
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
When a besieged city suspects a mine, do not the inhabitants dig underground, and meet their enemy at his work?
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Half-fed men would dig for diamonds, and men sheltered by a crazy roof erect the marble walls of palaces.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
There was only one reason why Billy Woodchuck didn't exactly care to dig a new home for himself in the pasture just then.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
They do not have to plow or dig, or perform any other cultivation than that of clearing the land where they are to plant.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
It is best not to dig and delve for a meaning, Miss Tessa; society sanctions many phrases that you would not speak in sincerity.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
Pete Senior, had he tried to dig his plant up, would have been very much surprised to find he could not do it.
OLD FRIENDS ARE THE BESTJACK SHARKEY
Meanwhile Benny looked on with great delight as Watch tried to bury his bone with only one paw to dig with.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
Sometimes he went with his mother when she went to dig roots; sometimes he went with her to gather twigs for baskets.
THE LATER CAVE-MENKATHARINE ELIZABETH DOPP
Dig thee a way through the wall before their eyes: and thou shalt go forth through it.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DIG INTO

  • bankrupt
  • bleed
  • decrease
  • dig into
  • diminish
  • drain
  • draw
  • dry up
  • empty
  • evacuate
  • expend
  • finish
  • impoverish
  • lessen
  • milk
  • reduce
  • sap
  • spend
  • squander
  • suck dry
  • undermine
  • use up
  • wash up
  • waste
  • weaken
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.