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Definition of tuck in phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

tuck in

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

tuck somebody in

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tuck somebody up

 
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to make somebody feel comfortable in bed by pulling the covers up around them I tucked the children in and said goodnight.

tuck in

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tuck into something

 
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(British English, informal) to eat a lot of food, especially when it is done quickly and with enthusiasm Come on, tuck in everyone! He was tucking into a huge plateful of pasta.
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