burrow

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbʌrəʊ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈbɜroʊ, ˈbʌroʊ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(bûrō, burō)

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burrow

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. the [mole, groundhog] burrowed under the [ground, driveway]
  2. burrow through the [soil, ground, mud, sand]
  3. burrow under the [soil]
  4. burrowing in [sand, the ground]
  5. burrow [down, deep] into
  6. burrowed its way [into, under]
  7. [rabbits, badgers] burrow to make their nests
  8. are burrowing all over our [yard, garden]
  9. burrowing away underground
  10. burrowing like a [mole, groundhog]
  11. burrowed her [face, head] against my [side, arm, chest, shoulder]
  12. burrowed through the drawer (looking for)
  13. burrowed into the (side of the) [mountain, hill]
  14. a tunnel is being burrowed
  15. burrow a tunnel [below, underneath]
n
  1. ran away and hid in its burrow
  2. was hiding in its burrow
  3. a [rabbit's, chipmunk's] burrow
  4. [poked, looked] out of its burrow
  5. found a (rabbit's) burrow
  6. [rabbits, badgers] in their burrow
  7. made a burrow under the [tree, bush]
  8. [dig, excavate] a burrow
  9. in the safety of its burrow
  10. refused to leave its burrow
  11. burrow and [nest, tunnel]
  12. the entrance to the burrow
  13. poked its [nose, head] into the burrow
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