Translation of "into" - English-Spanish dictionary


preposition uk /ˈɪn·tə, ˈɪn·tu/ us /ˈɪn·tu/

A1 towards the inside or middle of something

Get into bed!
I went into the hotel.

A2 used to show a change from one condition to another or from one kind of thing to another

Chop the apple into small pieces.
We turned the smallest bedroom into an office.

B1 in the direction of something or someone

a, hacia
She looked into his eyes.

B1 moving towards something or someone and hitting it or them

I lost control of the car and crashed into a fence.

involving or about something

There was an investigation into the cause of the fire.
be into something

B1 informal to be very interested in something

tener pasión por algo
Will’s really into jazz.

(Translation of “into” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


preposition /ˈintu/

to or towards the inside of; to within

en, dentro de
The eggs were put into the box
They disappeared into the mist.


The car ran into the wall.

to the state or condition of

A tadpole turns into a frog
I’ve sorted the books into piles.

expressing the idea of division

Two into four goes twice.

(Translation of “into” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)