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dig

Informal an archaeological excavation
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Some people are already trying to dig the dirt on me.
Cynthia's lawyers accuse A-Rod of cheating on her with other women and have hired private sleuths to dig the dirt.
ON THE day that the Festival executioners - the consultants Capita Symonds - arrived in Liverpool to dig the dirt on Mathew Street, VIP invites were dropping onto doormats at the homes of the great and the good inviting them to the champagne and canape reception for the now-battered event.
Journalists are supposed to dig the dirt, of course, but Stree'-Por'ah appeared to have been doing it literally.