mine

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈmaɪn/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/maɪn/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(mīn)


Inflections of 'mine' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
mines
v 3rd person singular
mining
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
mined
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
mined
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

mine

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [coal, gold, diamond, salt, copper] mine
  2. worked [in, down] the [coal] mines
  3. [digging, excavating, drilling] in the mine
  4. [open, close] a mine (in)
  5. is a mine of [information, trivia]
  6. a [rich, walking, veritable] mine of [information]
  7. [diffuse, spot, deactivate] a land mine
  8. the [jeep, truck, tank] ran over a (land) mine
v
  1. mine for [gold, silver, iron]
  2. mine in [Colorado]
  3. mine responsibly
  4. mine the [mountain, hill, ground]
  5. mine the [mountain] [dry, out]
  6. mine to [make, produce, provide]
  7. mine [information, data, bitcoins]
  8. mine [sources, references, the Internet] (for information)
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