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historical usage of digger
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Example sentences from the Web for digger
Several boats have been at work trying to pull the Ever Given away from the banks, while diggers have been seen on the shore trying to move earth.
Iron deposits along the inside suggest the digger must have been long and slender.Giant worms may have hidden beneath the ancient seafloor to ambush prey|Helen Thompson|February 16, 2021|Science News For Students
Sharing space with tastemakers like Yung Baby Tate, Brent Faiyaz and serpentwithfeet will no doubt add new facets to his own capabilities and inspire him to dig digger into his talent.
Iron deposits along the inside suggest the digger must have been long and slender and used mucus to reinforce the walls.Giant worms may have burrowed into the ancient seafloor to ambush prey|Helen Thompson|January 22, 2021|Science News
In straight relationships with an age gap, words like ‘gold-digger’ and ‘trophy wife’ get thrown around.Freaking Out About Age Gaps in Gay Relationships Is Homophobic|Samantha Allen|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
A “komitetchik par excellence,” a man of “outstanding mediocrity,” and “the grave digger of the revolution.”
You go for your gold-digger lessons, then you go get waxed and tanned.
Was it really, as I suspected, ordered on a whim by some yahoo who was deeply affected by a childhood encounter with Grave Digger?
I tell him all the time, “You know ‘Gold Digger’ is your biggest.”Jamie Foxx on ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2,’ Donald Sterling’s Racism, and Bill O’Reilly’s TV Act|Marlow Stern|April 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His drill-like nose, his powerful fore-legs and big, strong feet all served to make him the fastest digger in Pleasant Valley.The Tale of Grandfather Mole|Arthur Scott Bailey
No true worker, be he digger, or divine, blends real work with either smoking or drinking.
A grave-digger was carrying one of these deceased angels to the churchyard, when he stept into a tavern to take a dram.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
There was little risk of their being interrupted by any honest digger, for it was the middle of the day.
Robinson also made friends with the women, in particular with one Mary McDogherty, wife of a very unsuccessful digger.
British Dictionary definitions for digger (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for digger (2 of 2)
- an Australian or New Zealander, esp a soldier: often used as a term of address
- (as modifier)a Digger accent