Translation: from spanish

dip into

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  • dip into — (something) to use a small amount of something. The local government voted to dip into the emergency fund to pay for repairing the old town hall …   New idioms dictionary

  • dip into — [v] try, sample appropriate, browse, dabble, flip through, get, glance at, glance over, leaf through, peruse, play at, rifle through*, run over, run through, scan, seize, skim, take, taste, thumb through*; concepts 87,623 …   New thesaurus

  • dip into — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms dip into : present tense I/you/we/they dip into he/she/it dips into present participle dipping into past tense dipped into past participle dipped into 1) dip into something to read, watch, or listen to small… …   English dictionary

  • dip into — verb a) To spend some of ones savings Dip the teabag into the cup b) To read parts of something. Dip into a nice book …   Wiktionary

  • dip into — {v. phr.} 1. To scan or sample lightly and briefly (said of printed materials). * /I didn t get a chance to read all of War and Peace, but I dipped into it here and there./ 2. To take money out of a savings account or a piggy bank. * /I am sorry… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • dip into — {v. phr.} 1. To scan or sample lightly and briefly (said of printed materials). * /I didn t get a chance to read all of War and Peace, but I dipped into it here and there./ 2. To take money out of a savings account or a piggy bank. * /I am sorry… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • dip\ into — v. phr. 1. To scan or sample lightly and briefly (said of printed materials). I didn t get a chance to read all of War and Peace, but I dipped into it here and there. 2. To take money out of a savings account or a piggy bank. I am sorry to have… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • dip into — phr verb Dip into is used with these nouns as the object: ↑pocket, ↑reserve, ↑saving …   Collocations dictionary

  • dip into — put a hand or implement into (a bag or container) in order to take something out. → dip …   English new terms dictionary

  • dip into — Synonyms and related words: browse, examine cursorily, flip, give the once over, glance at, glance over, glance through, page through, pass over lightly, run over, run through, scan, skim, skim over, skip over, slip through, slur, slur over,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dip into — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. skim, sample, flip through; see browse , dabble . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To look through reading matter casually: browse, flip through, glance at (or over or through), leaf (through), riffle (through), run through,… …   English dictionary for students


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