ADJ. deep, wide | shallow, small | open The drainage system consisted of a few open ditches to facilitate run-off. | muddy | drainage, irrigation | roadside
VERB + DITCH dig
DITCH + VERB run The ditch ran parallel to the road. | surround sth His lettuce garden was surrounded by a deep ditch.
PREP. in/into a ~ I tripped and fell into a muddy ditch.