German translation of 'dug'
past participle of verb
- of dig
Example Sentences Including 'dug'
If they were up there and dug in, they were well beyond range.AMAGANSETT (2004)
His own body was quite solid; parts of the ground dug into it.THE GREENSTONE GRAIL: The Sangreal Trilogy One (2004)
The ground had been sectioned into grids and the soil had been dug up.AFTERMATH (2001)
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Word forms:dug, past tense, past participle
- (= poke, thrust)
bohren (sth into sth etw in etw acc)
⇒ to dig sb in the ribs
jdn in die Rippen stoßen
⇒ to dig for minerals
⇒ to dig deep(sport, figurative)
auf seine letzten Reserven zurückgreifen(figurative, = investigate),
- (British, with elbow)
⇒ to give sb a dig in the ribs
jdm einen Rippenstoß geben
- (British, = sarcastic remark)
⇒ to have a dig at sb/sth
eine spitze Bemerkung über jdn/etw machen
Example Sentences Including 'dig'
The little boy began to dig into the sandy earth with his spade.Desperadoes
I rang him this morning to ask him to see what he could dig up on our friend Kolchinsky.Code Breaker
But first they'll have to get us down from the trees and dig us out of our underground burrows.LOST SUMMER (2002)
Translation of dug from the Collins English to German Dictionary