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Definition of dive in phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary


dive in

 phrasal verb
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Phrasal Verbs
  1. 1to start doing something fully, with a lot of energy and enthusiasm The only way to learn a new language is to just dive in and not be afraid of making mistakes.
  2. 2(also dive into something) to start eating in an eager way without hesitating They were very hungry and dove into the meal with gusto.