ほ 掘る Common word JLPT N2 Wanikani level 42 Play audio Show inflections LinksSentence search for 掘るSentence search for ほるKanji details for 掘Edit in JMdict Godan verb with ru ending, Transitive verb1. to dig; to excavate; to hollowGodan verb with ru ending, Transitive verb2. to delve intoGodan verb with ru ending, Transitive verb3. to dig up (e.g. vegetables)ジャガイモをほ掘ったことがありますか。Have you dug up potatoes?Godan verb with ru ending, Transitive verb4. (for two men) to have anal sexSlang, Vulgar expression or word Discussions Log in to talk about this word.