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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theylook into
he/she/itlooks into
present participlelooking into
past tenselooked into
past participlelooked into

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  1. look into something to try to discover the facts about something such as a problem or a crime

    I wrote a letter of complaint, and the airline have promised to look into the matter.

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