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insinuate yourself into sth

formal disapproving
verb [T] uk phrasal verb with insinuate   /ɪnˈsɪn.ju.eɪt/ us  
to use clever, secret, and often unpleasant methods to gradually become part of something: Over the years she insinuated herself into the great man's life.
Translations of “insinuate yourself into sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 鑽營,鑽謀…
in Chinese (Simplified) 钻营,钻谋…
(Definition of insinuate yourself into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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