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Definition of dig in phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

dig in

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

    dig in

    (informal)
     
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  1. 1 used to tell someone to start to eat Help yourselves, everybody! Dig in!
  2. 2to wait, or deal with a difficult situation, with great patience There is nothing we can do except dig in and wait.

    dig somethingin

     
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  1. 1to mix soil with another substance by digging the two substances together The manure should be well dug in.
  2. 2to push something into something else He dug his fork into the steak.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: dig in