ring-in Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"ring-in" in British English

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ring-innoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈrɪŋ.ɪn/ Australian English informal
a ​personincluded in an ​activity at a late ​stage
(Definition of ring-in from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ring in" in Business English

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ring in

phrasal verb with ring uk   us   /rɪŋ/ verb (rang, rung)
[I] COMMUNICATIONS, WORKPLACE to make a ​phonecall to your ​place of ​work: Tim rang in to say he wouldn't be coming in. Men who need to ​look after a ​sick child are likely to ring in ​sick themselves rather than ​admit that they have problems at ​home.
(Definition of ring in from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ring-in”
in Chinese (Simplified) 后来加入的人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 後來加入的人…
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