What are some opposite words for delve?

Antonyms for delve
dɛlv

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term delve.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dig, delve, cut into, turn over(verb)

    turn up, loosen, or remove earth

    "Dig we must"; "turn over the soil for aeration"

    Synonyms:
    compass, bowl over, toil, grind, dig, debate, flip, drudge, moil, dig up, consider, jab, reach, cut into, roll, poke, turn, grasp, moot, prod, pass on, give, deliberate, tip over, overturn, travail, labour, pass, hollow, stab, apprehend, upset, comprehend, flip over, turn over, excavate, savvy, labor, tump over, grok, get the picture, knock over, hand, dig out

Wiktionary

  1. delve(verb)

    To dig the ground, especially with a shovel.

    Synonyms:
    dig

  2. delve(verb)

    To search thoroughly and carefully for information, research, dig into, penetrate, fathom, trace out

    Synonyms:
    investigate, research

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. delve

    Antonyms:
    scratch, rake, slur, dabble, dally, skim

    Synonyms:
    dig, penetrate, dive, investigate, search

How to use delve in a sentence?

  1. Akira Yamada:

    If you delve into the atomic bombings which had such inhumane results, it was because we fought that ... war of aggression.

  2. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    You must allow your free-will to roam as freely as you want and delve deep into your dreams. Never limit yourself nor live according to the appetite of someone else.

  3. Camille Anderson:

    I think that question is going to keep plaguing her, not everyone is going to be willing to delve into the details.

  4. Simon Portegies Zwart:

    We now know that our method works, but we would certainly like to delve deeper in the research with a better neural network and with more input, the tricky part is that small disruptions in the orbit calculations can lead to major changes in the conclusions.

  5. Ithaca City School District:

    We thank everyone for their contributions as we delve further into complex conversations, in addition, we ask that you please stay engaged as we continually work to create community-wide support for our students and school community.

How to pronounce delve?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say delve in sign language?

  1. delve

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#19657rake
#26237skim
#34141delve
#59341slur
#79937dabble
#81209dally

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