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Pronunciation of Delves: Learn how to pronounce Delves in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word delve:

[no object]
1reach inside a receptacle and search for something:
she delved in her pocket
research or make painstaking enquiries into something:
the society is determined to delve deeper into the matter
2 archaic dig; excavate:
when Adam delved and Eve span, who was then the gentleman?
[with object]:
the approach from the surface above had awed her, so hugely delved were the tunnels



Old English delfan ‘dig’, of West Germanic origin; related to Dutch delven