Example sentences for: digging

How can you use “digging” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • They claim that police are preparing to storm the building by digging a tunnel under the house.

  • I am writing in response to an essay published in the most recent issue of PLoS Medicine by Deborah Hayden, entitled “Alas, Poor Yorick: Digging Up the Dead to Make Medical Diagnoses” [1].

  • A majority of economists believes that during a severe depression--which certainly doesn't describe America right now--it's important to pay people to do make-work (digging ditches or restoring hiking trails will also do).

  • A column in today's soon-to-be-Hearst-owned San Francisco Chronicle suggests that we shouldn't be digging the Hearst-owned Examiner's grave so fast.

  • That would be OK--I enjoy playing footsie--but she likes to tease me by digging her heel into my bare toes (I usually wear sandals), often when I'm ordering.

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