"escarbarse" in English

TRANSLATIONS & EXAMPLES
escarbarse los dientes
to pick one's teeth
Basta con escarbar un poco para terminar viendo la luz.
All you need to do is dig a little before eventually seeing the light.
escarbar la tierra
to dig a hole
Cualquiera que escarba en busca de dinero o de petróleo debería ser responsable de los daños en caso de duda.
Anyone who digs for money or gold should also be responsible for the damage in cases of doubt.
En mi opinión, lo mejor para las pequeñas empresas es que las autoridades las dejen en paz y que desistan de la tentación de intentar escarbar en las ganadoras.
In my view, the best thing for small businesses is for the authorities to leave them alone and to desist from the temptation of trying to pick winners.
Entonces, Dios envió un cuervo que se puso a escarbar en la tierra, para mostrarle como ocultar el cadáver de su hermano.
Then Allah sent a crow to scratch in the earth and show him how he might hide his brother's naked corpse.
escarbar la tierra
to scratch around in the soil
escarbar buscando algo
to scratch about for sth
to burrow[burrowed · burrowed] {v.i.} (in handbag, drawer)
to delve[delved · delved] {v.i.} (rummage)
No nos planteamos escarbar en los expedientes individuales.
However, in the sense of delving deep into individual cases, I do not believe it to be possible.
to dig around {vb} [coll.]
escarbar en busca de algo
to grub for sth
to scrabble {v.i.} (dog, chicken)
to scrape {v.t.} (hole)
to scratch about {vb} (animal)
escarbar buscando algo
to scratch about for sth
escarbar[escarbando · escarbado] {intransitive verb}
escarbar la tierra
to scratch around in the soil
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CONTEXT EXAMPLES
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escarbarse los dientes
to pick one's teeth