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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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dig (into)

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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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dive (into)

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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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enter (into or upon)

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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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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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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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look (into)

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to search through or into
  • the owner is being forced to look into new options for promoting his declining business
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percolate (into)

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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)

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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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sum (to or into)

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to have a total of
  • a lifetime of charitable contributions that sum into the millions
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talk (into)

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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)

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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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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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bump into

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1 to come upon face-to-face or as if face-to-face
  • I bumped into Kenny the other day.
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2 to come upon unexpectedly or by chance
  • Turn any corner in the old city and you're likely to bump into a piece of history.
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check into

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to search through or into
  • The principal assured parents that he would check into reports of damaged play structures in the schoolyard.
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come into one's own

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to reach a desired level of accomplishment
  • That intern has really come into her own over the past year.
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fly into a rage

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to become very angry
  • The kids worried their parents would fly into a rage when they saw the broken television screen.
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