enter into sth definition, meaning - what is enter into sth in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “enter into sth”

See all translations

enter into sth

formal
phrasal verb with enter uk   /ˈen.tər/  us   /-t̬ɚ/ verb
to start to become involved in something, especially a discussion or agreement: They refuse to enter into any discussion on this matter.not enter into sth If you say that something does not enter into something else, it is not an important or necessary part of it: The Council's opinion doesn't enter into it - it's up to us to make the decision.
More examples
(Definition of enter into sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of enter into sth?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “enter into sth” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

half

either of two periods of time into which a game is divided

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Liz Walter,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More