insinuate yourself into sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “insinuate yourself into sth” in the English Dictionary

"insinuate yourself into sth" in British English

See all translations

insinuate yourself into sth

formal disapproving
phrasal verb with insinuate uk   us   /ɪnˈsɪn.ju.eɪt/ verb [T]
to use ​clever, ​secret, and often ​unpleasantmethods to ​graduallybecomepart of something: Over the ​years she ​insinuated herself into the ​great man's ​life.
(Definition of insinuate yourself into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “insinuate yourself into sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 钻营,钻谋…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鑽營,鑽謀…
What is the pronunciation of insinuate yourself into sth?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“insinuate yourself into sth” in British English

Word of the Day


a natural ability or skill

Word of the Day

Tree huggers and climate change deniers
Tree huggers and climate change deniers
by Colin McIntosh,
October 08, 2015
The climate debate is one that has predictably generated a large amount of new vocabulary, some of it originally specialized scientific terminology that has been taken up by the media and is now common currency. Some of these terms are new additions to the Cambridge English Dictionary. The two opposing sides in

Read More 

face training noun
face training noun
October 05, 2015
a system of facial exercises designed to tone the facial muscles and improve the skin

Read More