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To take part, or to become involved - synonyms or related words

join in

to do an activity with people who are already doing it



to take part in something



to choose to take part in something



to become involved in an activity



to take part in an activity

engage in

to take part in a particular activity, especially one that involves competing with other people or talking to them

enter on

to begin something or begin to take part in something

submerge yourself in something

to become very involved in something so that you do not think about anything else

take part (in something)

to be involved in an activity with other people

get in on

to become involved in something that other people are doing that is fun or interesting, or that makes money

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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