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Phrasal Verbs

dig in

This page is about the phrasal verb dig in

INFORMAL

Meaning

to start eating with enthusiasm, or gusto

Synonym

tuck in (informal)

For example

  • dig in As soon as I put the food on the table, all the kids starting digging in.

  • dig in The pizza's here you guys! Come and dig in!

Quick Quiz

This food looks great. Let's dig in before

a. it gets cooked

b. it gets rotten

c. it gets cold

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