Definition of excavate:
grok, dig out, fold up, fold, turn up, savvy, dig, drudge, labour, hollow out, locate, hollow, make, unearth, turn out, grasp, poke, delve, grub, toil, jab, travail, comprehend, turn over, prove, moil, get the picture, come out, compass, prod, cut into, apprehend, scoop, core out, shovel, dig up, shovel, surface, labor, stab, spade, grind, enter, come on, show up.
- "The Woodpeckers", Fannie Hardy Eckstorm.
- "The Cultivation of The Native Grape, and Manufacture of American Wines", George Husmann.
- "Naples Past and Present", Arthur H. Norway.