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English definition of “dip (sth) in/dip (sth) into sth”

dip (sth) in/dip (sth) into sth

verb uk phrasal verb with dip   /dɪp/ (-pp-) us  
to put your hand into a container and take something out: We all dipped into the box of chocolates. He dipped his hand in his pocket and brought out a few coins.
(Definition of dip (sth) in/dip (sth) into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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