Definition of ditch:
- 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.
- Any long, narrow receptacle for water on the surface of the earth.
- To dig a ditch or ditches in; to drain by a ditch or ditches; as, to ditch moist land.
- To dig a ditch or ditches.
- To surround with a ditch.
- To throw into a ditch; as, the engine was ditched and turned on its side.
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- body of water (part of speech: noun)
- groove (part of speech: noun)
- conduit (part of speech: noun)
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