Italian translation of 'burrow'
- (of rabbit)
scavareto burrow one's way (under/through etc)
scavarsi un tunnel (sotto/attraverso etc)
scavare galleriehe burrowed under the bedclothes
si è rintanato sotto le coperte
Example Sentences Including 'burrow'
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It is the goblins digging and burrowing,' he answered.The Princess and the Goblin (1872)
A This is caused by an insect called leaf miner burrowing into the leaves.The Sun (2009)
It drags leaves into its burrow for food.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Leave the leaves Some creatures use dry leaves to line their nests or burrows.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Or the total length of the tunnels and burrows dug by puffins beneath the ground in the Faroe Islands?Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Other years we gave them beers to burrow through their tunnels.The Sun (2010)
Others dig new burrows or adapt rabbit holes.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
We love digging through straw, burrowing tunnels and exploring.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
But there are badgers who spend less time burrowing into the ground than this side.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
His deep pupils burrow into the viewer.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
You can film in the dark; you can film down rabbit burrows.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He shortened its legs so that it could burrow after rabbits and lengthened them so that it could overhaul the antelope.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
If you know how, it is not that hard to burrow away online and steal people's stuff.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
It nests in underground burrows, but finds warmth and food in houses in the winter.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The British birds will spread all round the coast, and will nest in rabbit burrows or under the floors of seaside buildings.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
This was more a dentist's drill, burrowing away until it hit a nerve.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
WHAT is burrowing holes in my peppers?The Sun (2014)
We would burrow a hole in the ground and put wood and branches over the top.The Sun (2008)
He was not the first historian to burrow so deep into the minds of soldiers and their trenches.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It digs extensive burrows and also digs in search of rodents, which are its main prey.Animals of the World (1993)
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'burrow' in Other Languages
British English: burrow NOUN
A burrow is a tunnel or hole in the ground that is dug by an animal such as a rabbit.
Normally timid, they rarely stray far from their burrows.
British English: burrow VERB
If an animal burrows into the ground or into a surface, it moves through it by making a tunnel or hole.
The larvae burrow into cracks in the floor.
Translation of burrow from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary