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English definition of “dip into sth”

dip into sth

(MONEY) phrasal verb with dip     /dɪp/ verb (-pp-)
to spend part of a supply of money that you have been keeping or saving : I've had to dip into my savings to pay for the repairs .Withdrawing money
(Definition of dip into sth (MONEY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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