Definition of dip into
1 : to take out an amount of money from (something) They had to dip into their savings to pay for the repairs.
2 : to use part of (something) a company dipping into its pool of job applicants
3 : to read parts of (something) in a casual or brief way dip into a book of poetry
Word by Word Definitions
: to plunge or immerse momentarily or partially under the surface (as of a liquid) so as to moisten, cool, or coat
: to thrust in a way to suggest immersion
: to immerse (an animal, such as a sheep or dog) in an antiseptic or parasiticidal solution
: an act of dipping
: a brief plunge into the water for sport or exercise
: inclination downward:
: a stupid or unsophisticated person
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