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Involved in something

concerned

adjective

involved in something, or affected by something

active

adjective

taking positive action in order to make something happen, rather than just hoping that it will happen

involved

adjective

someone who is involved in something takes part in it

submerged

adjective

if you are submerged in something, you are very involved with it, and do not think about anything else

serious

adjective

involved in an activity in a way that shows you like it a lot and think it is important

engaged

adjective

involved in doing something

in the process of doing something

used to say that someone is or was doing something at the time that you were talking about

be harnessed to

to be closely involved with someone or something

on board

involved in a project or organization, or working for a company

deep in something

completely involved in doing something, especially so that you do not notice things happening around you

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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the amount of money that a business makes or loses

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to post a tweet, usually a negative one, that mentions a person without using the @ sign, so that they will not see the message on their Twitter feed …

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