swept up

swept up (in something)

suddenly very involved in something Billings went there for a vacation and got so swept up in the place that he never left.
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The teen horror genre is so huge today that we're lucky to have been swept up in it,'' predicted Winstead.
Some of the components and wires required to successfully set up tech gifts like HDTVs and mp3 players are quite small and can easily be swept up with the trash.