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.
Word by Word Definitions
: 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
: used for work
: suitable or styled for wear while working
: involving or engaged in work
: 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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