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  • verb idiomatic To begin eating.
  • verb To make a burst of hard work.
  • verb military To dig trenches to resist an enemy attack. (This meaning is extended by metaphor to cricket and other situations.)
  • verb idiomatic To adopt a resolute state of mind (often: to dig in one's feet, heels, etc.)

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  • verb eat heartily
  • verb occupy a trench or secured area


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