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(Entry 1 of 4)

using the means or agency of
  • drawn on the wall in crayon

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Synonyms of in (Entry 2 of 4)

at, within, or to a short distance or time
  • the fielders closed in

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Synonyms & Antonyms of in (Entry 3 of 4)

3 keenly aware of and responsive to the latest developments especially in fashion and entertainment
  • in gearheads had already decided that the format was a loser

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4 being within the confines of a specified place
  • the doctor isn't in right now

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Synonyms & Antonyms of in (Entry 4 of 4)

the power to direct the thinking or behavior of others usually indirectly
  • her years of experience with the federal regulatory agency gives her a tremendous in as a lobbyist for the nuclear power industry

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The first known use of in was before the 12th century

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“In.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/in. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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