stir to

stir someone (in)to something

to excite someone into doing something. The events of the day stirred everyone into action. The danger stirred them to action.
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Gently stir to coat sprouts evenly with oil and salt.
Add the pinches of cinnamon, cardamom, and cloves and stir to combine.
Add 1 cup melted chocolate mixture; stir to coat well.
NOTE: If cookie dough stiffens and becomes too hard while waiting to bake second batch, place top of double boiler back over boiling water and stir to soften up mixture a little.
Combine all Marinade ingredients in a bowl, add chicken and stir to coat evenly.
In a heavy, 3-quart saucepan, combine sugar, corn syrup, honey and water and stir to blend.
Add anchovy fillet to hot oil and stir to dissolve.