digs digs  /ˈdɪɡz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an excavation for ore or precious stones or for archaeology
  2. (n) temporary living quarters

Usage(s):

  1. Photographer Andrew Eccles gets a sneak peek of Jay's new NBC digs in Burbank.
  2. But as the upper echelons move into their plush digs, the rest of the city is left to wonder why there aren't enough satellite towns suited for them.
  3. PTI digs into the case for national service from why it's important to America, to activists already making waves on the ground, to a national military requirement.

News

  1. The Old-School Tech from the NSA's Past

    The NSA's high-tech, new school surveillance system has been getting a whole lot of attention lately, but their old-school digs are worth a look as well. The agency has been around since the 1950s, originally tasked with cracking wartime codes, the NSA's gear has always been cutting edge, and the old stuff is amazing and funny to look at now. Read more...        
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Gizmodo

  2. Beastie Boys' Mike D Shows Off His Plush Brooklyn Digs [PHOTOS]

    Earlier this week, the New York Times published an article in their Home section (titled "License To Grill") about the Beastie Boys' Mike Diamond's (bka Mike D) Brooklyn townhouse.The article included a gallery of photos displaying quite the fancy digs, as Mike D discussed getting his place renovated with a "reno-architecture budget" of "under $500,000".
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Hip-Hop Wired

  3. Top brass digs in, defends system in sex-assault hearing

    Top brass digs in, defends system in sex-assault hearing San Antonio Express-News Copyright 2013 San Antonio Express-News. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 2:29 am, Wednesday, June 5, 2013 The epidemic of sexual assault within U.S. armed forces has reached the point that the Senate's premier combat war hero bluntly warned ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: San Antonio Express-News

Quotes

  1. "Chris' comments over the past few weeks are meant to be humorous digs at a show that some people, obviously including Chris himself, think may be a bit too stuffy," producer Gil Cates said in a statement released by the Academy of Motion...
    on Feb 15, 2005 By: Gilbert Cates Source: CTV.ca

  2. "Democrats, this is not a game," Obama said. "This can't be about who digs up more skeletons on who, who makes the biggest slip-ups on the campaign trail. We owe it to the American people to do more than that. We owe them an election where...
    on Feb 2, 2007 By: Barack Obama Source: Forbes

  3. "We will not go along with an obtuse government that digs in its heels," Duceppe told a Quebec City audience. "Because if nothing changes, we are certainly going to get stuck. If (Prime Minister Stephen) Harper refuses to make these changes,...
    on Dec 11, 2006 By: Gilles Duceppe Source: Toronto Star

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