steep sth/sb in sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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steep sth/sb in sth

phrasal verb with steep uk   us   /stiːp/ verb [I or T]
If something or someone is ​steeped in something, they are ​completelysurrounded by or ​involved in it, or ​know a lot about it: The ​college is ​steeped in history/​tradition. These ​ancientscholars were ​steeped in ​poetry and ​painting, as well as ​maths and ​astronomy.
(Definition of steep sth/sb in sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “steep sth/sb in sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使沉浸于, 使深深浸入, 使精通…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使沉浸於, 使深深浸入, 使精通…
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