Meaning of “put sth in/into sth” in the English Dictionary

"put sth in/into sth" in Business English

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put sth in/into sth

phrasal verb with put uk /pʊt/ us verb putting, put, put

to spend a lot of time or effort doing something:

If I put in some extra hours today, I can have some time off tomorrow.
We've put a lot of time into redesigning the packaging.

to invest money in something

(Definition of “put sth in/into sth” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)