- n. A trench made in the earth by digging, particularly a trench for draining wet land, for guarding or fencing inclosures, or for preventing an approach to a town or fortress. In the latter sense, it is called also a moat or a fosse.
- n. Any long, narrow receptacle for water on the surface of the earth.
- v. t. To dig a ditch or ditches in; to drain by a ditch or ditches; as, to ditch moist land.
- v. t. To surround with a ditch.
- v. t. To throw into a ditch; as, the engine was ditched and turned on its side.
- v. i. To dig a ditch or ditches.
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Words that end with "ditch": 3
Words that contain "ditch": 7
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