Meaning of “melt (away) into sth” in the English Dictionary

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"melt (away) into sth" in British English

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melt (away) into sth

phrasal verb with melt uk /melt/ us /melt/ verb

to look so similar to something else all around you, or to be so much a part of it, that people do not see or notice you:

The security men just melted into the background until they were needed.

(Definition of “melt (away) into sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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