Meaning of “buy into something” in the English Dictionary

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"buy into something" in American English

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buy into something

phrasal verb with buy us /bɑɪ/ verb [ T ] past tense and past participle bought /bɔt/

to buy a part of a business in order to have some control over it:

They bought into a software company.

If you buy into an idea or plan, you give it your support or agree with it:

Parents are expected to buy into the school's philosophy when they enroll their children.

(Definition of “buy into something” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)