Meaning of “sink sth into sth” in the English Dictionary

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"sink sth into sth" in British English

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sink sth into sth

phrasal verb with sink uk /sɪŋk/ us /sɪŋk/ verb sank or US also sunk, sunk

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

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sink sth into sth

phrasal verb with sink uk /sɪŋk/ us verb sank, sunk

to invest a lot of money in something:

We sank all our savings into the business.
Many unions have sunk a lot of money into organizing in the past 20 years.

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