'Dig' in the Bible
And if someone shall open a pit or if someone shall dig a pit and not cover it and an ox or an ass falls in it,
and houses full of all good things, which thou didst not fill, and hewn out wells, which thou didst not dig, vineyards and olive trees, which thou didst not plant; when thou shalt have eaten and be full,
a land in which thou shalt eat bread without scarceness; thou shalt not lack any thing in it, a land whose stones are iron, and out of whose mountains thou may dig brass.
and thou shalt have a stake among thy weapons; and it shall be when thou wilt ease thyself abroad, thou shalt dig with it and shalt turn back and cover thy excrement;
Ye also overwhelm the fatherless and dig a pit before your friend.
And thou shalt trust because there is hope; yea, thou shalt dig and sleep in safety;
In the dark they dig through houses, which they had marked for themselves in the daytime; they do not know the light.
Then said he unto me, Son of man, dig now in the wall; and when I had dug in the wall, behold a door.
Dig through the wall in their sight, and leave thereby.
And the prince that is among them shall be born upon their shoulders in the night, and they shall go forth; they shall dig through the wall to carry him out thereby; he shall cover his face that he not see the land with his eyes.
Though they dig unto Sheol, from there shall my hand take them; though they climb up to heaven, from there I will bring them down;
And he, answering, said unto him, Lord, let it alone this year also until I shall dig about it and dung it,
Then the steward said within himself, What shall I do? for my lord takes the stewardship away from me; I cannot dig, and I am ashamed to beg.
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- Compass (49 instances)
- Comprehend (54 instances)
- Cultivate (24 instances)
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- Digging (13 instances)
- Excavation (1 instance)
- Gibe (1 instance)
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