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

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. eat heartily
  • v. occupy a trench or secured area

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