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English definition of “suck sb/sth in/suck sb/sth into sth”

suck sb/sth in/suck sb/sth into sth

phrasal verb with suck     /sʌk/ verb
to cause someone or something to gradually become involved in an unpleasant situation or harmful activity: I really don't want any part in this whole argument, but I can feel myself being sucked into it.Taking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' will
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