put sth in/into sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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put sth in/into sth

phrasal verb with put uk   us   /pʊt/ verb (putting, put, put)
to ​spend a lot of ​time or ​effort doing something: If I put in some ​extrahours today, I can have some ​time off tomorrow. We've put a lot of ​time into redesigning the ​packaging.
to ​investmoney in something
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