New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: dig into · dial in · digging · dine in · dive in · drip in · ring in · sign in · dig up · digit
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dig in

1 (v + adv) HORT compost, manure etc TRANSITIVErómhair isteach 2 (v + adv) MIL in trenches
INTRANSITIVEtalmhaigh verb  c m utú féin a dhaingniú i dtrinsí
TRANSITIVEthey dug themselves in dhaingníodar iad féin i dtrinsí
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3 (v + adv) maintain defensive position INTRANSITIVEan fód a sheasamhcos a chur i dtaca 4 (v + adv) press, cut in
INTRANSITIVEgearr isteachsáigh isteachbrúigh isteach
TRANSITIVEsáigh isteachbrúigh isteachhe dug his thumb in hard sháigh sé a ordóg isteach go crua
5 (v + adv) become embedded INTRANSITIVEtéigh in abartéigh i bhfostú 6 (v + adv) informal eat enthusiastically INTRANSITIVEtosaigh ag itheplac ortdig in there ithigí libh ansin, placaigí oraibh ansin → see dig