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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 completely surrounded by or involved in it, or know a lot about it: The college is steeped in history/tradition. These ancient scholars were steeped in poetry and painting, as well as maths and astronomy.
Translations of “steep sth/sb in sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 使沉浸於, 使深深浸入, 使精通…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使沉浸于, 使深深浸入, 使精通…
(Definition of steep sth/sb in sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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