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English definition of “drink sth in”

drink sth in

verb uk phrasal verb with drink   /drɪŋk/ (drank, drunk) us  
to listen to, look at, or experience something with great interest and enjoyment: They drank in the words of their leader.Paying attention and being carefulCautious and vigilantTaking pleasure in something
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