Origin of dugout
Examples from the Web for dugout
When he gets back to the dugout he'll tell us why before we can ask.
During the season, he regularly takes a dugout seat where he can work on his tan.
The dugout was covered with semi-circular sheets of corrugated iron, forming a vaulted roof.Life Under Air Strikes: Children Under Fire Will Never Forget — or Forgive|Clive Irving|August 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One afternoon, with [Babe] Dahlgren near him in the dugout, a photographer asked Lou if he could take a photo of the two of them.The Stacks: The Day Lou Gehrig Delivered Baseball’s Gettysburg Address|Ray Robinson|July 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He sported hair curlers in the dugout, took handfuls of amphetamines before games, and pitched a no-hitter on LSD.‘No No,’ a Documentary on MLB Pitcher Dock Ellis, Who Pitched a No-Hitter While Tripping on Acid|Marlow Stern|February 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bob and I missed the platoon in front, they went into some dugout, so we went in with the rear platoon.Into the Jaws of Death|Jack O'Brien
Martin sat on the top step of the dugout, diving down whenever he heard a shell-shriek loudening in the distance.One Man's Initiation--1917|John Dos Passos
He must dig a well, build a dugout, and plough the sod to roof it.The Indians' Last Fight|Dennis Collins
In case it is not given, they throw the bombs into the dugout; for, to enter, means that they will be shot down.
Not even the customary "dugout" or underground refuge seemed to have been prepared.Warrior Gap|Charles King