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preposition
  1. 1
    used for showing movement
    1. a.
      entering a place, building, or vehicle

      American English synonyms or related words for this sense of into

    2. b.
      going inside a container or an empty space

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    3. c.
      going through the surface toward the deeper part of something

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    4. e.
      arriving somewhere

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  2. 2
    used for stating what place a road, path, entrance, etc. leads to

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  3. 4
    used for stating the result of a change
    1. a.
      used for stating what someone or something becomes after a change

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    2. b.
      used for stating what physical or emotional state someone starts to be in

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  4. 5
    starting to be involved in something
    1. a.
      used for stating what bad situation someone starts to become involved in

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    2. b.
      starting to take part in an activity or type of work

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  5. 6
    used for stating what you are trying to find out about

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  6. 7
    used for stating what someone persuades or forces you to do

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  7. 8
    used for stating what substance another substance gets mixed with

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  8. 9
    used for stating what group or organization someone becomes a member of

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  9. 11
    used for saying that something continues for a long time and ends part of the way through a later period

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  10. 13
    used for stating how something is divided

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    1. a.
      used when dividing one number by another

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chicken raffle

any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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