Excavation Synonyms and Antonyms

The act of excavating
  1. digging
  2. dig
  3. unearthing
  4. disinterring
  5. mining
  6. quarrying
  7. exhuming
  8. scooping out
  9. digging-out
  10. scouring
  11. shoveling
  12. blasting
  13. removal
  14. digging a basement
  15. digging a foundation
  16. using a back hoe
  17. using a trencher
  18. cut and fill
  19. stoping
  20. burrowing
  21. tunneling
  22. pick and shoveling
  23. mucking out
  24. archeological site
  1. filling
The result of excavating
The act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth
  1. mining

Words Related to Excavation

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