work into

Definition of work into

  1. 1 :  to add or include (something) in (something) She tried to find a way of working her question into the conversation.

  2. 2 :  to stir or mix (something) into (something) Work the nuts and raisins into the dough.

  3. 3 :  to gradually cause (someone) to be in (an excited, angry, or frightened state) He worked himself into a rage/panic.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  activity in which one exerts strength or faculties to do or perform something:

    :  sustained physical or mental effort to overcome obstacles and achieve an objective or result

    :  the labor, task, or duty that is one's accustomed means of livelihood

  1. :  used for work

    :  suitable or styled for wear while working

    :  involving or engaged in work

  1. :  to bring to pass :  effect

    :  to fashion or create a useful or desired product by expending labor or exertion on :  forge, shape

    :  to make or decorate with needlework

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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