To use a shovel
To study or analyze:
(Videogaming) To collect and statistically analyze data, for the purpose of determining the underlying random number generator structure or numeric formula.
To dig (out); hollow (out)
Excavate is defined as to dig a hole, or to uncover and remove something from the ground.
To try to locate or discover; search for:
1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, III.4:
To search again.
To search; investigate
To search into so as to learn the facts; inquire into systematically
Explore is defined as to search, investigate or travel in.
Reconnoiter is to conduct a military mission to observe something or someone or to find something out.
(Slang) To have understanding:
In real property, to pass upon or into; of litigation, to file or present to the court—for example, to enter an appearance into the record; of a contract, to enter into it means to sign or execute it.
To dig up by or as by the roots; root out; uproot
Find another word for delved. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for delved, like: shovelled, examined, spaded, scooped, excavated, sought, searched, researched, probed, investigated and explored.