Meaning of “join in (sth)” in the English Dictionary

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"join in (sth)" in British English

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join in (sth)

phrasal verb with join uk /dʒɔɪn/ us /dʒɔɪn/ verb

B1 to become involved in an activity with other people:

We only need one more player for this game - can you persuade your sister to join in?
At the end of this verse, we'd like everyone to join in with the chorus.

More examples

  • I'll sing the verses and I'd like you all to join in the chorus.
  • It's a fool's errand trying to get Lena to join in anything.
  • She made a few half-hearted attempts to join in their conversation.
  • Why don't you join in?
  • Join in when you feel confident.

(Definition of “join in (sth)” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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