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plug (sth) in/plug (sth) into sth

phrasal verb with plug uk   us   /plʌɡ/ verb [T] (-gg-)
B2 to ​connect an ​electricaldevice to an ​electricalsystem or ​device so that it can be used, by ​pushingitsplug into a ​socket: Of ​course the ​radio isn't ​working - you haven't ​plugged it in! I ​want to ​plug the ​kettle into the ​right-handsocket. Can you show me where the ​microphoneplugs into the ​taperecorder? The ​keyboardplugs in at the back of the ​computer.
(Definition of plug (sth) in/plug (sth) into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “plug (sth) in/plug (sth) into sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 给…接通电源, 把(某一电器)与(另一电器)接通…
in Chinese (Traditional) 給…接通電源, 把(某一電器)與(另一電器)接通…
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