walk into sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “walk into sth” in the English Dictionary

"walk into sth" in British English

See all translations

walk into sth

phrasal verb with walk uk   /wɔːk/  us   /wɑːk/ verb
to get a ​job very ​easily: She ​walked straight into a well-paid ​job after ​graduating from ​university.
(Definition of walk into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"walk into sth" in Business English

See all translations

walk into sth

phrasal verb with walk uk   us   /wɔːk/ verb [I or T]
WORKPLACE to get a ​job very easily: She walked ​straight into a well-paid city ​job after ​leaving university.
(Definition of walk into sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “walk into sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 轻松获得(工作)…
in Turkish kolayca iş sahibi olmak/işe girmek…
in Russian легко устраиваться на работу…
in Chinese (Traditional) 輕鬆獲得(工作)…
in Polish od razu dostać coś…
What is the pronunciation of walk into sth?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

harvest

to pick and collect crops, or to collect plants, animals, or fish to eat

Word of the Day

In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
by Liz Walter,
September 02, 2015
Several readers have asked for information on prepositions, so I will start with a blog post that looks at an area where they are really important: travel. The first thing to remember is that we use to (and not ‘in’) after the verb go: We are going to London. I went to

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More