Synonyms of mine


1. mine, excavation

usage: excavation in the earth from which ores and minerals are extracted

2. mine, explosive device

usage: explosive device that explodes on contact; designed to destroy vehicles or ships or to kill or maim personnel


1. mine, exploit, tap

usage: get from the earth by excavation; "mine ores and metals"

2. mine, reinforce, reenforce

usage: lay mines; "The Vietnamese mined Cambodia"

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