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delve (into)

Synonyms and Antonyms of delve (into)

to search through or into

  • we uncovered many interesting stories as we delved into the history of the house we were restoring
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check into, check up on


dig (into)

Synonyms and Antonyms of dig (into)

to search through or into

  • we anxiously dug into the old records that we found in the 19th-century house that we were restoring
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check into, check up on


dive (into)

Synonyms and Antonyms of dive (into)

to start work on energetically

  • the first morning back at work was spent diving into the huge pile of e-mails that had accumulated over the previous two weeks
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go at, have at, light into, pitch into, sail into, tear into

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enter (into or upon)

Synonyms and Antonyms of enter (into or upon)

to take the first step in (a process or course of action)

  • a series of counseling sessions intended to help young couples about to enter into the trials and tribulations of marriage
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get going, get to, set about

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factor (in or into)

Synonyms and Antonyms of factor (in or into)

to give consideration to (as unexpected circumstances or contingencies)

  • you should factor in inflation in making investment decisions
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figure on, reckon with, take account of, take into account

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fit (in or into)

Synonyms and Antonyms of fit (in or into)

to put among or between others

  • do you think you can fit this picture into the album?
  • I can fit you in between my two oʼclock and three oʼclock appointments
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foray (into)

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inquire (into)

Synonyms and Antonyms of inquire (into)

to search through or into

  • the principal inquired into the possibility of holding graduation at a larger hall
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check into, check up on


look (into)

Synonyms and Antonyms of look (into)

to search through or into

  • the owner is being forced to look into new options for promoting his declining business
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check into, check up on


percolate (into)

Synonyms and Antonyms of percolate (into)

to spread throughout

  • the closing shot of the film is one of those iconic images that has long since percolated into the cultural consciousness
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slip (on or into)

Synonyms and Antonyms of slip (on or into)

to place on one's person

  • wait here while I slip into something more comfortable
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strike (into)

Synonyms and Antonyms of strike (into)

to take the first step in (a process or course of action)

  • before you actually strike into your speech, you should introduce yourself
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get going, get to, set about

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sum (to or into)

Synonyms and Antonyms of sum (to or into)

to have a total of

  • a lifetime of charitable contributions that sum into the millions
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clock in at


talk (into)

Synonyms and Antonyms of talk (into)

to cause (someone) to agree with a belief or course of action by using arguments or earnest request

  • the salesman talked us into buying a new vacuum
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translate (into)

Synonyms and Antonyms of translate (into)

to be the cause of (a situation, action, or state of mind)

  • it remains to be seen whether the policy changes will translate into true progress
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bring forth, give rise to

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wade (in or into)

Synonyms and Antonyms of wade (in or into)

to start work on energetically

  • waded deep into the repair project and didn't come out of it until four hours later
  • enthusiastically waded into his science fair project
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go at, have at, light into, pitch into, sail into, tear into

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