let sth into sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “let sth into sth” in the English Dictionary

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let sth into sth

phrasal verb with let uk   us   /let/ verb (present participle letting, past tense and past participle let)
to put something into a ​flatsurface so that it does not ​stick out: A ​skylight had been ​let into the ​roof.
(Definition of let sth into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “let sth into sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 镶嵌(把某物嵌入平坦的表层,使之不突出)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鑲嵌(把某物嵌入平坦的表面,使之不突出)…
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