worm into

phrasal verb
wormed into; worming into; worms into

Definition of worm into

informal
: to get oneself into (a desired position, situation, etc.) in a gradual and usually clever or dishonest way I wormed my way into a job at the theater. He somehow managed to worm himself back into her life.

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“Worm into.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/worm%20into. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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