Definition of 'dig over'
Example sentences containing 'dig over'
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Dig over the soil beneath and add some sharp sand to increase drainage and make it workable. Times, Sunday Times (2010)When she returned the next day she discovered the same patch of garden had been dug over again. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Prepare the soil by digging over and adding sharp sand or grit to keep it well drained and open. Times, Sunday Times (2010)If you have dug over the soil, it will be trodden down while you plant. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Once you have dug over an area, try not to tread on it and compact it again. Times, Sunday Times (2012)After removing the turf, we dug over the soil, adding some planting compost. Winter Garden Glory (1993)
Definition of dig over from the Collins English Dictionary
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