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Meaning of "buy into something" - American English Dictionary

buy into something

phrasal verb with buy  us   /bɑɪ/ verb [T] (past tense and past participle bought  /bɔt/ )
to buy a part of a business in order to have some control over it: They bought into a software company. If you buy into an idea or plan, you give it your support or agree with it: Parents are expected to buy into the school's philosophy when they enroll their children.
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