work into

phrasal verb
worked into; working into; works into

Definition of work into

1 : to add or include (something) in (something) She tried to find a way of working her question into the conversation.
2 : to stir or mix (something) into (something) Work the nuts and raisins into the dough.
3 : to gradually cause (someone) to be in (an excited, angry, or frightened state) He worked himself into a rage/panic.

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“Work into.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/work%20into. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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